|Born||24 December 1991|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lb)|
|Event(s)||800 m, 1500 m|
|Club||LG Farbtex Nordschwarzwald|
|Coached by||Jörg Müller|
Timo Benitz (born 24 December 1991 in Engen) is a German middle-distance runner competing primarily in the 1500 metres.He took a surprise victory in the 800 metres at the 2014 European Team Championships in Braunschweig where in front of home crowd he beat among others Adam Kszczot and Pierre-Ambroise Bosse. In 2017 he competed at the World Championships reaching the semifinals and later won the gold medal at the 2017 Summer Universiade.
|2010||World Junior Championships||Moncton, Canada||32nd (h)||1500 m||3:50.47|
|2011||European U23 Championships||Ostrava, Czech Republic||6th||1500 m||3:51.76|
|2013||European U23 Championships||Tampere, Finland||5th||1500 m||3:45.38|
|2014||European Championships||Zürich, Switzerland||7th||1500 m||3:47.26|
|2016||European Championships||Amsterdam, Netherlands||12th (h)||1500 m||3:42.40|
|2017||European Indoor Championships||Belgrade, Serbia||7th||1500 m||3:46.73|
|World Championships||London, United Kingdom||23rd (sf)||1500 m||3:44.38|
|Universiade||Taipei, Taiwan||1st||1500 m||3:43.45|
|2018||European Championships||Berlin, Germany||7th||1500 m||3:39.28|
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