Henri Schoeman

  • South Africa
  • Born: 1991
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Rankings
ITU World Ranking 8
World Triathlon Series Ranking 1
Regional Points List 2
Starts
69
Podiums
22
Wins
14
Biography

Henri starting competing in the elite field in 2011, with his strength in swimming, he has been a strong competitor. During the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, Henri earned the bronze medal in the men’s race in his debut Olympic appearance, this was even more special as it was the first Olympic medal South Africa has won in the sport. He then followed up that dream-worthy performance by winning his first-ever World Triathlon Series race at the Cozumel Grand Final.

2017 has seen two silver medals and a number of impressive races throughout the season.  

Recent Highlights

- 7th place at the 2017 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships;
- 16th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg;
- 10th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Cagliari ITU Triathlon World Cup;
- 4th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama;
- 8th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast;
- Winner at the 2016 Buffalo City ATU Triathlon African Championships;
- Winner at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel; and  
- 3rd place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

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Latest Athlete Results
8
2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
07 Apr, 2018 - Mixed Relay - 00:18:56
1
2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
05 Apr, 2018 - Elite Men - 00:52:31
1
2018 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
02 Mar, 2018 - Elite Men - 00:57:03
2
2018 Cape Town ITU Triathlon World Cup
11 Feb, 2018 - Elite Men - 00:52:39
20
2017 Sarasota ITU Triathlon World Cup
07 Oct, 2017 - Elite Men - 00:50:50
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1
2018 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2018-03-02 - Elite Men - 00:57:03
52
2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam
2017-09-14 - Elite Men - 01:59:56
DNF
2017 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2017-08-26 - Elite Men - DNF
16
2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2017-07-15 - Elite Men - 00:54:56
DNF
2017 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2017-06-10 - Elite Men - DNF
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1
2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
2018-04-05 - Elite Men - 00:52:31
3
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Men - 01:45:43
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Henri
Family Name Schoeman
Representing RSA
Year of Birth 1991
Residence South Africa
Coach Joe Schoeman Swimming: Alisdair Hatfield
Sponsors FINIS, HUUB Design, Swift Carbon, Prime HPI, Asics, Cytomax
Hobbies Video editing, Blogging
Website http://www.henrischoeman.com/
Twitter @H_Schoeman
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Henri's next event
28 Apr, 2018
2018 ITU World Triathlon Bermuda
Bermuda, Bermuda • Start List
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