Ruth Peña

SpainSpainInternational 400-meter athlete
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The 400 meters runner Ruth Peña Guillén was born in Parla (Madrid) in 1998 and has already been Spanish champion in the one lap event in the U20 and U23 categories.

She made her international debut with the Spanish National Team in 2015 at the World Youth Championships held in Cali (Colombia), and participated two years later in the European Junior Championships in Grosseto (Italy), where she reached the semifinals.

She trains in Madrid with Jesús Álvarez and continues improving her personal best year after year, which for now has allowed her to be sixth at the Spanish outdoor nationals and fifth indoor, with the change in distance at the 800 meters in her mind.

Sponsors

Alcampo Scorpio-71

Personal information

Name

Ruth Peña Guillén

Date of birth

April 6th, 1998

Place of birth

Parla (Madrid)España

Weight / Height

50kg / 1.62m

Discipline

400 meters

Club

Alcampo Scorpio-71

Coach

Jesús Álvarez Ozcariz

Ruth Peña
2021
Spanish champion in 4x400m (Alcampo Scorpio-71)
Getafe 🇪🇸
8th at the Spanish Outdoor Championship in 400m
Getafe 🇪🇸
2020
Spanish U23 outdoor vice-champion in 400m
Seville 🇪🇸
Semifinalist at the Spanish Outdoor Championship in 400m
Madrid 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 indoor vice-champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
Semifinalist at the Spanish Indoor Championship in 400m
Ourense 🇪🇸
2019
Spanish U23 Champion in 400m and 4x400m
Tarragona 🇪🇸
6th at the Spanish Championship in 400m
La Nucía 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 Indoor vice-Champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
5th at the Spanish Indoor Championship in 400m
Antequera 🇪🇸
2018
Spanish U23 vice-Champion in 400m
Soria 🇪🇸
7th at the Spanish Championship in 400m
Getafe 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 Indoor vice-Champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
2017
Semifinalist at the European U20 Championships in 400m
Grosseto 🇮🇹
Spanish U20 Champion in 400m
Granollers 🇪🇸
Spanish U20 Indoor Champion in 400m
Valencia 🇪🇸
2016
Bronze at the Spanish U20 Championship in 400m
Castellón 🇪🇸
Bronze at the Spanish U20 Indoor Championship in 400m
Sabadell 🇪🇸
2015
Qualification round at the World U18 Championships in 400m
Cali 🇨🇴
Spanish U18 vice-Champion in 400m
Ciudad Real 🇪🇸
6th at the Spanish U18 Indoor Championship in 400m
San Sebastián 🇪🇸

Achievements

Spanish U23 outdoor champion and two-time vice-champion

Three-time Spanish U23 indoor vice-champion

Semifinalist at the European Athletics U20 Championships

Spanish U20 Outdoor and Indoor Champion

Personal bests

200 meters 25.02 (2019)
400 meters 53.93 (2021)
400 meters (indoor) 54.51 (2019)
2021
Spanish champion in 4x400m (Alcampo Scorpio-71)
Getafe 🇪🇸
8th at the Spanish Outdoor Championship in 400m
Getafe 🇪🇸
2020
Spanish U23 outdoor vice-champion in 400m
Seville 🇪🇸
Semifinalist at the Spanish Outdoor Championship in 400m
Madrid 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 indoor vice-champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
Semifinalist at the Spanish Indoor Championship in 400m
Ourense 🇪🇸
2019
Spanish U23 Champion in 400m and 4x400m
Tarragona 🇪🇸
6th at the Spanish Championship in 400m
La Nucía (Castellón) 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 Indoor vice-Champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
5th at the Spanish Indoor Championship in 400m
Antequera 🇪🇸
2018
Spanish U23 vice-Champion in 400m
Soria 🇪🇸
7th at the Spanish Championship in 400m
Getafe (Madrid) 🇪🇸
Spanish U23 Indoor vice-Champion in 400m
Salamanca 🇪🇸
2017
Semifinalist at the European U20 Championships in 400m
Grosseto 🇮🇹
Spanish U20 Champion in 400m
Granollers (Barcelona) 🇪🇸
Spanish U20 Indoor Champion in 400m
Valencia 🇪🇸
2016
Bronze at the Spanish U20 Championship in 400m
Castellón 🇪🇸
Bronze at the Spanish U20 Indoor Championship in 400m
Sabadell 🇪🇸
2015
Qualification round at the World U18 Championships in 400m
Cali 🇨🇴
Spanish U18 vice-Champion in 400m
Ciudad Real 🇪🇸
6th at the Spanish U18 Indoor Championship in 400m
San Sebastián 🇪🇸

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