Spain competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.
The Royal Spanish Athletics Federation announced a squad of 49 athletes to compete at the event. The team will be led by medal hopefuls Manuel Olmedo, the reigning European indoor 1500m champion, and Mario Pestano, who is in 4th position on this year’s Discus Throw world list.
The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List, but not on the Official Start List of the specific event, resulting in a total number of 43 competitors:
||Did not participate
||Competed in another event
The following competitors from South Africa won medals at the Championships
- ^ RFEA (August 12, 2011), Spain selects squad of 48 for Daegu - IAAF World Championships, IAAF, retrieved August 12, 2011
- ^ a b IAAF (August 21, 2011), Entry Lists by Country (PDF), retrieved August 21, 2011
- ^ IAAF, Athletes participating per day, retrieved September 12, 2011