Gerardo Martínez (athlete)

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Gerardo Eugenio Martínez Dibene (born 14 November 1979 in Baja California Sur) is a Mexican high jumper. His personal best jump is 2.30 metres, achieved in April 2007 in Walnut. This is the current Mexican record.[1]

Martínez won the gold medal at the 2002 Central American and Caribbean Games and the bronze medal at the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games.[2] He finished fifth at the 2005 Summer Universiade and at the 2007 Pan American Games. He also competed at the 2007 World Championships without reaching the final.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Mexico
2000 NACAC U-25 Championships Monterrey, Mexico 3rd Triple jump 15.43 m w (wind: +3.7 m/s)
2002 Ibero-American Championships Guatemala City, Guatemala 8th High jump 2.14 m
NACAC U-25 Championships San Antonio, Texas, United States 9th High jump 2.05 m
Central American and Caribbean Games San Salvador, El Salvador 1st High jump 2.18 m
2004 Ibero-American Championships Huelva, Spain 7th High jump 2.15 m
2005 Central American and Caribbean Championships Nassau, Bahamas 3rd High jump 2.23 m
Universiade Izmir, Turkey 5th High jump 2.23 m
2006 Ibero-American Championships Ponce, Puerto Rico 3rd High jump 2.16 m
Central American and Caribbean Games Cartagena, Colombia 3rd High jump 2.16 m
2007 NACAC Championships San Salvador, El Salvador 2nd High jump 2.21 m
Pan American Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 5th High jump 2.24 m
World Championships Osaka, Japan 31st (q) High jump 2.19 m
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 15th (q) High jump 2.15 m
Ibero-American Championships Iquique, Chile 4th High jump 2.15 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 33rd (q) High jump 2.15 m