Susana Rodriguez B1

  • Spain
  • Born: 1988

Spanish para triathlete Susana Rodriguez may have lost her eyesight as a result of albinism, but that hasn’t stopped her from consistently challenging herself further in life. In 2020 she put her medical career on hold to focus on her on goal of winning a medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games.

She had finished fifth when the sport made its Paralympic debut at Rio 2016, before going on to win back-to-back world titles in 2018 and 2019.

In the lead up to Tokyo 2020, TIME magazine featured Susana on the cover and just weeks later she powered to the Paralympic gold she had dreamed of.

Career highlights:
- Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Champion
- 2018 & 2019 ITU PTVI World Champion
- 2019 PTVI Aquathlon World Champion
- 2019 PTVI European Champion

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Latest Athlete Results
2023 World Triathlon Para Championships Pontevedra
24 Sep, 2023 - Open Para Triathlon Mixed Relay - 00:12:54
2023 World Triathlon Para Championships Pontevedra
23 Sep, 2023 - PTVI Women - 01:07:51
2023 World Triathlon Para Series Swansea
15 Jul, 2023 - PTVI Women - 00:33:50
2023 World Triathlon Para Series Montreal
08 Jul, 2023 - PTVI Women - 01:04:00
2023 World Triathlon Para Cup A Coruna
01 Jul, 2023 - PTVI Women - 01:07:46
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Susana
Family Name Rodriguez B1
Representing ESP
Para triathlon Class PTVI
Para triathlon Subclass B1
Year of Birth 1988
Place of Birth Vigo
Residence Spain
Coach Luis Piña
Sponsors Delikia Fresh
Hobbies Travel
Twitter @SuRGAcio
Facebook Athlete Facebook
World Triathlon Athlete ID 40701
Susana's next event
21 Oct, 2023
2023 World Triathlon Para Cup Malaga
Malaga, Spain • Start List
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