Mark Barr

  • United States
  • Born: 1986
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Paratriathlon Ranking 11

Mark Barr has been a swimmer all his life. As a swimmer at the Athens 2004 Paralympics, he collected two fourth-place finishes. Barr, who lost his leg to bone cancer in his teens, also raced in Beijing 2008. As a registered nurse at the trauma surgical ICU, Barr spends three days a week working 12-hours straight on top of a swim, bike, run or strength session.

With a current talley consisting of seven gold medals and 14 podium finishes, Mark is an incredible force within the racing community.

Recent Highlights

- 2nd place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships; and
- 4th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.

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Latest Athlete Results
2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
17 Aug, 2019 - PTS2 Men - 01:14:47
2019 Sarasota-Bradenton CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships
09 Mar, 2019 - PTS2 Men - 01:08:53
2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
15 Sep, 2018 - PTS2 Men - 01:06:35
2018 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series
27 Jul, 2018 - PTS2 Men - 01:09:19
2018 Iseo - Franciacorta ITU World Paratriathlon Series
30 Jun, 2018 - PTS2 Men - 01:07:28
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Mark
Family Name Barr
Representing USA
Year of Birth 1986
Place of Birth Woodland, CA
Residence Houston, United States
Hobbies Playing the guitar, playing golf and football.
Twitter @mdbarr8
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