Jonathan Goerlach B3

  • Australia
  • Born: 1982
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Rankings
ITU Paralympic Qualification Ranking 3
Paratriathlon Ranking 3
Starts
28
Podiums
18
Wins
14
Biography

Currently ranked world number three, at the age of 15, Jonathan was diagnosed with Usher Syndrome Type II, presenting him with moderate hearing loss, no peripheral vision and night-blindness. Today, Jonathan competes in the PT5 Visually-Impaired category in Paratriathlon. He has been selected as a member of Triathlon Australia’s High Performance ‘Winning-Edge’ Squad, having achieved the Australian National Paratriathlon Champion medal (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017) and the Oceanic Paratriathlon Champion medal (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017).

Having completed his Bachelor in Sport & Exercise science at the University of Canberra, he holds a heavy schedule of local and international races for the future. Jonathan is particularly focused with encouraging disabled youth to realise their potential.

Career Highlights:
- 3rd place at the 2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
- 2nd place at the 2019 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
- 3rd place at the 2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
- 1st place at the 2018 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series
- 6th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships;
- 10th place at the 2016 Rotterdam ITU Paratriathlon World Championships; and
- Winner of the 2016 Penrith ITU World Paratriathlon Event.

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Latest Athlete Results
1
2020 Devonport ITU World Paratriathlon Series
29 Feb, 2020 - PTVI Men - 01:06:36
1
2020 Newcastle OTU Paratriathlon Oceania Championships
26 Jan, 2020 - PTVI Men - 01:07:13
7
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
01 Sep, 2019 - PTVI Men - 01:08:03
3
2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
17 Aug, 2019 - PTVI Men - 00:58:53
5
2019 Groupe Copley World Paratriathlon Series Montreal
28 Jun, 2019 - PTVI Men - 01:03:00
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Jonathan
Family Name Goerlach B3
Representing AUS
Paratriathlon Class PTVI
Paratriathlon Subclass B3
Year of Birth 1982
Twitter @ausparatrijono
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Instagram @jonathangoerlach
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