Non Stanford

  • Great Britain
  • Born: 1989
Biography

Non was a successful cross country runner, who started studying Sport and Exercises Sciences at the University of Birmingham. In summer 2008 she changed to swim training because of an injury, and then joined the University’s triathlon club.

In the 2009 British Triathlon Super Series she came second, and in 2009/10 was awarded the Paul Weston Triathlon Scholarship to concentrate on triathlon. After graduating in 2010, in the same year, she won the bronze medal at the Premium European Cup in Brasschaat.

Relocating to the British Triathlon base at Leeds Metropolitan University in 2012, she currently trains alongside Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee. 2012 was a breakthrough year, with a gold at the ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay and another gold at the U23 ITU World Championships.

2013 started with a win in the ITU Madrid World Triathlon Series, before going on to win the Series Title in London. Along the way, she achieved podium finishes in San Diego, Hamburg and Stockholm.

2016 started successfully for Non, as she opened her season with a win in the ITU World Triathlon Series Event in Cape Town. Competing in her first Olympics in Rio August 2016, Non finished in an agonising 4th place, losing out on the bronze medal to teammate and friend Vicky Holland in a sprint for the finish line.

2017 brought a gold medal at the Chengdu ITU Triathlon World Cup as well as a number of strong placements.

Recent Highlights

- Winner of the 2017 Chengdu ITU Triathlon World Cup;
- 7th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama;
- 7th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton;
- 8th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel; and
- 11th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Leeds.

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2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
15 Sep, 2018 - Elite Women - 01:53:56
DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
27 Jul, 2018 - Elite Women - DNF
6
2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
14 Jul, 2018 - Elite Women - 00:58:45
DNS
2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
10 Jun, 2018 - Elite Women - DNS
2
2018 ITU World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series Nottingham
06 Jun, 2018 - Mixed Relay - 00:21:01
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2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
2018-09-12 - Elite Women - 01:53:56
DNF
2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
2018-07-27 - Elite Women - DNF
6
2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2018-07-14 - Elite Women - 00:58:45
DNS
2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2018-06-10 - Elite Women - DNS
3
2018 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2018-05-12 - Elite Women - 01:54:42
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2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
2018-04-05 - Elite Women - 00:58:45
4
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Women - 01:57:04
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Given Name Non
Family Name Stanford
Representing GBR
Year of Birth 1989
Residence Leeds, Great Britain
Twitter @nonstanford
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