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Ignacio Martín (rugby union)

Ignacio Amadeo Martín Goenaga (born 15 October 1983) is a Spanish rugby sevens player. He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics for the Spanish rugby sevens team.[1][2] He was also part of the team that defeated Samoa to earn the last spot for the Olympics.[3]

Ignacio Martín
Full nameIgnacio Amadeo Martín Goenaga
Date of birth (1983-10-15) 15 October 1983 (age 36)
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight90 kg (200 lb; 14 st 2 lb)
Rugby union career
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Bera Bera RT ()
National sevens team(s)
Years Team Comps

Martín played at the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens.[4] He is married to Juliet Itoya.[5]


  1. ^ "Rio Olympics: Team squads for the 7s". Sky 28 July 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  2. ^ "MARTIN Ignacio". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-08-26. Retrieved 2016-09-03.
  3. ^ "Spain keep faith with repechage heroes for Rio". World 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-04.
  4. ^ "2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens - Spain 7s". World June 2013. Retrieved 2016-09-03.
  5. ^ "Juliet Itoya: "Estar en la final sería un gran regalo"" (in Spanish).

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