Mutaz Essa Barshim (Arabic: معتز عيسى برشم; born 24 June 1991) is a Qatari athlete who is specialized in high jump. He is the national record and Asian record holder with a best mark of 2.43 m (7 ft 11 ⁄2 in). He won a gold medal at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics in London and at the 2019 World Championships in Athletics in Doha. Barshim also won bronze at the London 2012 Summer Olympics, and silver at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. He was earlier the Asian Indoor and World Junior champion in 2010, and won the high jump gold medals at the 2011 Asian Athletics Championships and 2011 Military World Games.