Biography

Joao Pereira from Portugal, born in 1987, started participating in Triathlon in 2008 and immediately revealed great ability for the sport. In 2009 on the Gold Coast, he reached the podium for the 1st time getting a bronze in the Under 23 championship.

In 2014, he confirmed his skills entering to the Gold Group and performed an excellent season, managing to stay in 5th place of Olympic and World rankings, and was considered by the ITU as “Breakout of the Season”.

In 2016, Joao represented Portugal and secured 5th place at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games and in 2017, Joao won two gold medals at Düsseldorf ETU Sprint Triathlon European Championships and Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships.

Recent Highlights

- 8th place at the 2017 Rotterdam World Triathlon Series Grand Final;
- Winner of the 2017 Düsseldorf ETU Sprint Triathlon European Championships;
- Winner of the 2017 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships;
- 6th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi;
- 10th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg;
- 5th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

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2019 Tongyeong ITU Triathlon World Cup
19 Oct, 2019 - Elite Men - 00:51:42
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2019 Alhandra ETU Triathlon Mixed Relay Clubs European Championships
05 Oct, 2019 - Mixed Relay - 00:19:46
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
31 Aug, 2019 - Elite Men - 01:54:08
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series Tokyo
18 Aug, 2019 - Mixed Relay - 00:21:34
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2019 Tokyo ITU World Triathlon Olympic Qualification Event
16 Aug, 2019 - Elite Men - DNF
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
2019-08-29 - Elite Men - 01:54:08
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2019-05-18 - Elite Men - DNF
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2019 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda
2019-04-27 - Elite Men - 01:51:12
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2019 Daman World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2019-03-08 - Elite Men - 00:52:27
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2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
2018-09-12 - Elite Men - 01:47:25
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2018 Tarragona Mediterranean Games
2018-06-23 - Elite Men - 00:57:28
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2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Men - 01:45:52
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2015 Baku European Games
2015-06-13 - Elite Men - 01:49:46
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Joao
Family Name Pereira
Representing POR
Year of Birth 1987
Place of Birth Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
Residence Lisbon, Portugal
Sponsors Kelly Service, Oakley, Catlike, GoldNutrition, Z3R0D, FFWD Wheels, Lizard Skins
Website http://www.joaopereiratri.com
Twitter @joao_pereira87
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2019 Miyazaki ITU Triathlon World Cup
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