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Marcus Walz
2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships - Race 120 - K1 M 500 - Semi - Final 2.jpg
Marcus Walz is in lane 5
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Full name Marcus Cooper Walz
Born 3 October 1994 (1994-10-03) (age 26)
Oxford, England
Residence Mallorca, Spain
Height 1.84 m
Weight 82 kg
Country Spain
Sport Sprint kayak
Event(s) K-1 500 m, K-1 1000 m, K-2 500 m, K-4 500 m
Club Reial Club Nàutic Portopetro

Marcus Cooper Walz (born 3 October 1994) is a Spanish sprint canoeist who has competed internationally since the early 2010s. He won the gold medal in the K-1 1000 metres event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He won the silver medal in the Men's K-4 500 metres event at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo with Saúl Craviotto, Carlos Arévalo and Rodrigo Germade.

Born in Oxford to an English mother and a German father, the family established in Mallorca when Walz was 3 months old.

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