Andrés Martínez (athlete)

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Andrés Martínez
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Representing  Spain
Paralympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1992 Barcelona Shot Putt - B1
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Atlanta Shot Putt - F10

Andrés Martínez Sánchez (Inestrillas, 2 November 1954) is a paralympic athlete from Madrid, Spain competing mainly in category F10 shot putt and discus events.[1]


Andres Martinez competed in two paralympics, firstly his home games in Barcelona in 1992 Summer Paralympics then in Atlanta in 1996 Summer Paralympics. In the 1992 games he finished fifth in both the pentathlon and discus before finishing second in the shot putt behind compatriot Alfonso Fidalgo. The 1996 games gave him his third paralympic games fifth place, in the discus and a bronze medal in the shot putt. [2]