Ryan Bailie

  • Australia
  • Born: 1990
Biography

Ryan grew up playing AFL (Australian Football League), however, at the age of 16 was told he would have to bulk up if he wanted to continue in the sport. Believing that you couldn’t be bulky and run fast, and with the consistent worry of injuries in the high impact sport, he made the decision to solely pursue a triathlon career. These days he is fiercely chasing his dreams and aspirations representing Australian on the World Triathlon Series circuit.

Ryan has competed in the ITU World Triathlon Series since 2012, with several top ten finishes, including a best finish of 4th in London 2014 and Gold Coast 2016. Ryan was also a part of the Australian team at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, in the individual event he finished fifth in hot conditions. In the mixed relay, Ryan ran the anchor leg for the Australian team. In the final sprint Ryan outran Canada’s Andrew Yorke to win the bronze medal, finishing one second behind Richard Murray of South Africa. Ryan went on to qualify for the Australian team for the 2016 Summer Olympics in April 2016.


Recent Highlights

- 42th at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg;
- 18th at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama;
- 16th at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast;
- 6th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel; and
- 10th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

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Latest Athlete Results
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2018 Miyazaki ITU Triathlon World Cup
10 Nov, 2018 - Elite Men - 01:50:17
DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
16 Sep, 2018 - Elite Men - DNF
44
2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
27 Jul, 2018 - Elite Men - 00:56:16
DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
14 Jul, 2018 - Elite Men - DNF
10
2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
10 Jun, 2018 - Elite Men - 01:47:26
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DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
2018-09-12 - Elite Men - DNF
44
2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
2018-07-27 - Elite Men - 00:56:16
DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2018-07-14 - Elite Men - DNF
10
2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2018-06-10 - Elite Men - 01:47:26
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2018 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2018-05-12 - Elite Men - 01:46:15
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10
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Men - 01:47:02
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Ryan
Family Name Bailie
Representing AUS
Year of Birth 1990
Place of Birth Johannesburg, South Africa
Residence Bunbury, Australia
Coach Jamie Turner
Sponsors Deda, Swozzi, Asics, Oakley, Regna, Triathlon Australia, AIS,
Hobbies Surfing, Chilling with mates
Website https://www.ryanbailie39.com/
Twitter @OfficialBailie
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