Antonio David Jiménez

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Jiménez and the second or maternal family name is Pentinel.
Antonio David Jiménez
Personal information
Born February 18, 1977 (1977-02-18) (age 38)
Seville, Spain

Antonio David Jiménez Pentinel (born February 18, 1977 in Seville) is a Spanish long-distance runner.

He won the gold medal in the 3000m steeplechase at the 2002 European Athletics Championships in Munich. He was a finalist in the same event at the 2004 Olympics.

Jiménez also finished 5th in the 3000m steeplechase final at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Spain
1999 European U23 Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 3rd 3000 m s'chase 8:37.29
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisbon, Portugal 12th 3000 m 8:04.01
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 6th 3000 m s'chase 8:19.82
Mediterranean Games Tunis, Tunisia 1st 3000 m s'chase 8:31.31
2002 European Indoor Championships Vienna, Austria 2nd 3000 m 7:46.49
European Championships Munich, Germany 1st 3000 m s'chase 8:24.34
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 4th 3000 m 7:58.23
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 14th 3000 m s'chase 8:22.63
2005 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 16th (h) 3000 m 8:04.44
Mediterranean Games Almería, Spain 2nd 3000 m s'chase 8:24.47
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 6th 3000 m s'chase 8:17.69
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 5th 3000 m s'chase 8:28.78
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 31st (h) 3000 m s'chase 8:50.41
2010 Ibero-American Championships San Fernando, Spain 3000 m s'chase DNF
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 13th 3000 m s'chase 8:53.30