Miguel Ángel López (athlete)

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Miguel Ángel López
2013 IAAF World Champiomships in Moscow 20 km walk winners 02.JPG
Aleksandr Ivanov and López at the 2013 World Championships
Medal record
Men's athletics
Competitor for  Spain
World Championships
Bronze 2013 Moscow 20 km walk
European Championships
Gold 2014 Zürich 20 km walk

Miguel Ángel López (born 3 July 1988 in Murcia) is a Spanish racewalker.[1] He competed in the 20 km walk at the 2012 Summer Olympics, where he placed fifth. He won the bronze medal in the 2013 World Championship in Moscow.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Spain
2005 European Race Walking Cup Miskolc, Hungary 11th 10 km walk 43:47
World Youth Championships Marrakech, Morocco 6th 10,000 m walk 44:16.70
European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 9th 10,000 m walk 42:49.72
2006 World Race Walking Cup A Coruña, Spain 2nd 10 km walk 41:41
World Junior Championships Beijing, China 14th 10,000 m walk 45:54.41
2007 European Race Walking Cup Royal Leamington Spa, United Kingdom 2nd 10 km walk 40:49
European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 8th 10,000 m walk 42:36.60
2008 World Race Walking Cup Cheboksary, Russia 35th 20 km walk 1:23:44
Ibero-American Championships Iquique, Chile 4th 20,000 m walk 1:24:52.51
2009 European Race Walking Cup Metz, France 13th 20 km walk 1:29:23
European U23 Championships Kaunas, Lithuania 1st 20 km walk 1:22:23
2010 World Race Walking Cup Chihuahua, Mexico 13th 20 km walk 1:24:32
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 13th 20 km walk 1:24:28
2011 European Race Walking Cup Olhão, Portugal 7th 20 km walk 1:24:37
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 17th 20 km walk 1:23:41
2012 World Race Walking Cup Saransk, Russia 42nd 20 km walk 1:25:31
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 5th 20 km walk 1:19:49
2013 European Race Walking Cup Dudince, Slovakia 2nd 20 km walk 1:21:48
World Championships Moscow, Russia 3rd 20 km walk 1:21:21
2014 World Race Walking Cup Taicang, China 5th 20 km walk 1:19:21
European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 1st 20 km walk 1:19:44