Abdelaziz Merzougui

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Abdelaziz Merzougui
Abdelaziz Merzougui Rio2016.jpg
Merzougui at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Born 30 August 1991 (1991-08-30) (age 26)
Guelmim, Morocco[1]
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)[2]
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 3000 m, steeplechase
Club FC Barcelona[3]
Coached by Antonio Canovas[3]
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 3000 m – 8:33.43 (2007)
3000 mS – 8:18.03 (2012)[4]

Abdel Aziz Merzougui Noureddine (born 30 August 1991) is a Spanish runner. He competed in the 3000 metres steeplechase at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics.[2][5]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Spain
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 4th 3000 m s'chase 8:40.08
2011 European U23 Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 2nd 3000 m s'chase 8:36.21
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 4th 3000 m s'chase 8:38.58
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 12th (h) 3000 m s'chase 8:58.20
2013 European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 1st 3000 m s'chase 8:34.64
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 14th 3000 m s'chase 8:51.37
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 15th (h) 3000 m s'chase 9:03.40

References[edit]

  1. ^ Abdelaziz Merzougui. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ a b Abdelaziz Merzougui Archived 26 August 2016 at the Wayback Machine.. rio2016.com
  3. ^ a b Abdelaziz Merzougui. london2012.com
  4. ^ Abdelaziz Merzougui profile at IAAF
  5. ^ Abdelaziz Merzougui. nbcolympics.com

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