Péter Boronkay

  • Hungary
  • Born: 1981
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Rankings
Paratriathlon Ranking 11
Starts
52
Podiums
29
Wins
18
Biography

Peter was born with lower-arm impairment. He started his sports career as a swimmer at the age of 6 for health reasons but started to enter competitions soon. in 2007. he turned to paratriathlon which was also a new challenge for him. His first paratriathlon race was the ITU World Championship in Hamburg in 2007 where he finished 4th in his category (Tri4). Now he is 4 times European and 2 times World Champion. He attended the Rio Paralympic Games in 2016 and finished 9th place.

He worked as a social worker at Drog Ambulance in Szeged, and as a PE teacher in a special needs school with mentally disabled children in Kecskemét. Now he is a goodwill embassador at Auchan Hungary, where he helps disabled people finding job and attends protokoll events with the management.

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Latest Athlete Results
9
2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
15 Sep, 2018 - PTS5 Men - 01:03:42
10
2018 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series
27 Jul, 2018 - PTS5 Men - 01:07:50
8
2018 Tartu ETU Triathlon European Championships
19 Jul, 2018 - PTS5 Men - 01:06:04
6
2018 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
12 May, 2018 - PTS5 Men - 01:03:53
8
2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam
15 Sep, 2017 - PTS5 Men - 01:07:26
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Péter
Family Name Boronkay
Representing HUN
Year of Birth 1981
Place of Birth Kecskemét, Hungary
Coach Peter BALLA, Gyula NEMETH, Zoltan BALINT
Sponsors Mercedes-Benz Manufacturing Ltd (Hungary), Auchan Hungary, Rudy Projects, Salomon, Rose Bikes, Token Products, SIS (Science in Sport - Nutridepo), Jaked,
Website http://www.peterboronkay.com/
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Péter's next event
27 - 28 Oct, 2018
2018 Madeira Paratriathlon World Cup Funchal
Funchal, Portugal • Start List
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