Fernando Carro

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Fernando Carro
Fernando Carro Rio2016.jpg
Carro at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Born (1992-04-01) 1 April 1992 (age 27)
Madrid, Spain
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)3000 m, steeplechase
ClubNew Balance Team[1][2]
Coached byArturo Martín Tagarro[1][2]
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)3000 m – 8:11.54 (2011)
3000 mS – 8:19.30 (2018)[3]

Fernando Carro Morillo (born 1 April 1992) is a Spanish athlete specialising in the 3000 metres steeplechase. He represented his country at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing narrowly missing the final.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Spain
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy 20th (h) 3000 m 8:37.77
European Youth Olympic Festival Tampere, Finland 7th 3000 m 8:43.37
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia 4th 3000 m s'chase 8:54.26
2013 European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 7th 3000 m s'chase 8:45.62
2014 Mediterranean U23 Championship Aubagne, France 1st 3000 m s'chase 9:02.11
Ibero-American Championships São Paulo, Brazil 2nd 3000 m s'chase 8:39.66
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 14th (h) 3000 m s'chase 8:38.05
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 10th 3000 m s'chase 8:40.73
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 40th (h) 3000 m s'chase 8:53.17
2017 World Cross Country Championships Kampala, Uganda 61st 10 km cross 31:24
World Championships London, United Kingdom 33rd (h) 3000 m s'chase 8:38.42
2018 Mediterranean Games Tarragona, Spain 5th 5000 m 13:57.26
European Championships Berlin, Germany 2nd 3000 m s'chase 8:34.16
2019 World Cross Country Championships Aarhus, Denmark 41st 10 km cross 33:58
World Championships Doha, Qatar 11th 3000 m s'chase 8:12.31

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fernando Carro. RFEA profile
  2. ^ a b Fernando Carro. nbcolympics.com
  3. ^ Fernando Carro at IAAF