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Manuel MARTOS
Sport Swimming
NOC Spain   
GenderMen
Born31 Oct 2000
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Chicago, IL, USA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Spanish
Higher education
Mechanical Engineering - Northwestern University: Evanston, IL, USA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age five in El Ejido, Spain.
Why this sport?
"I like the sport because I compete against myself."
Club / Team
Northwestern University [USA] / CN Mare Nostrum [ESP]:
Name of coach
Katie Robinson [Northwestern University], USA; Andrew Hodgson [Northwestern University], USA
General Interest
Nicknames
Manu (Instagram profile, 30 Dec 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"A winner must always be convinced that they can do it." (eldiario.es, 18 May 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the Olympic Games. (Todo en la Cancha YouTube channel, 12 Oct 2018)

 Competition Highlights
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
57 2018   Overall Ranking  
2 2018 Doha, QAT 200m Backstroke 2:02.52
6 2018 Doha, QAT 50m Backstroke 27.20
4 2018 Doha, QAT 100m Backstroke 57.42
8 2018 Doha, QAT 200m Freestyle 1:58.33
4 2018 Doha, QAT 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 4:05.03
4 2018 Doha, QAT 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:47.48