List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Portugal, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Portugal and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Portugal. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Portuguese track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Portugal is included when available.
List contains people like Clarisse Cruz and Maria Leonor Tavares.
This historic track and field athletes from Portugal list can help answer the questions "Who are some Portuguese track and field athletes of note?" and "Who are the most famous track and field athletes from Portugal?" These prominent track and field athletes of Portugal may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Portuguese track and field athletes.Use this list of renowned Portuguese track and field athletes to discover some new track and field athletes that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (14 items)
Alberto Paulo is a Portuguese track and field athlete who mainly competes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. ...more
Birthplace: Funchal, Portugal
Arnaldo Luís Isaías Abrantes, is a Portuguese track and field sprinter, specializing in the distances of 100 metres and 200 metres. He also competes in the 4×100 metres relay. His father, Arnaldo Abrantes Sr., was also a sprinter. ...more
Birthplace: Cova da Piedadesee more on Arnaldo Abrantes
Clarisse Cruz is a Portuguese runner who specialises in the 3000 metres steeplechase. ...more
Birthplace: Ovar, Portugal
Edi Maia is a Portuguese pole vaulter. He competed in the pole vault event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. His outdoor personal best in the event is 5.70 metres achieved in Lisbon in 2013. His indoor best if 5.70 metres achieved in Orléans in 2014, which is the current national record. ...more
Birthplace: Setúbal District, Portugal