Barbara Riveros

  • Chile
  • Born: 1987
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Rankings
ITU Triathlon Points List 169
Starts
90
Podiums
34
Wins
14
Biography

Encouraged by her father since she was a child, he would take her and brother jogging. Her sports career started at the Sport Frances Stadium and her first competition was when she was eight years old.  At the age of nine, she joined the Catholic University’s Sports Group.

Barbara has gone on to have a great career in triathlon and currently, Barbara divides her time between sports and studying Nutrition.

In 2016 Barbara has a successful season with a number for strong placements, including 5th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Recent Highlights

- 2nd place at the 2016 Snowy Mountains ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships;
- 5th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games;
- 5th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Leeds;
- 5th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games;
- 6th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg;
- 38th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama; and
- Winner at the 2015 Toronto Pan American Games.  

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2
2016 Snowy Mountains ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships
18 Nov, 2016 - Elite Women - 02:58:05
5
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
18 Aug, 2016 - Elite Women - 01:57:29
6
2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
16 Jul, 2016 - Elite Women - 00:58:01
5
2016 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
11 Jun, 2016 - Elite Women - 02:02:15
38
2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
14 May, 2016 - Elite Women - 02:01:39
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6
2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2016-07-16 - Elite Women - 00:58:01
5
2016 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2016-06-11 - Elite Women - 02:02:15
38
2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2016-05-14 - Elite Women - 02:01:39
16
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015-09-15 - Elite Women - 01:58:19
16
2015 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2015-08-22 - Elite Women - 02:04:06
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5
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Women - 01:57:29
1
2015 Toronto Pan American Games
2015-07-11 - Elite Women - 01:57:18
16
2012 London Olympic Games
2012-08-04 - Elite Women - 02:02:15
2
2011 Guadalajara Pan American Games
2011-10-23 - Elite Women - 02:00:23
25
2008 Beijing Olympic Games
2008-08-18 - Elite Women - 02:03:42
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Barbara
Family Name Riveros
Representing CHI
Year of Birth 1987
Place of Birth Santiago de Chile
Residence Wollongong, Australia
Coach Jamie Turner
Sponsors ADO Chile, New Balance, Specialized, Mako.
Hobbies Music and Ecology
Website http://www.barbarariveros.cl
Twitter @@bcriveros
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