Alistair Brownlee, MBE
// Manchester, United Kingdom
British triathlete. He is the only athlete to hold 2x Olympic titles in the triathlon event, winning gold medals in the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games.
Manchester, United Kingdom
The only triathlete in history to win double Olympic gold medal in consecutive games.
"I still get a thrill from the daily swim, bike, run routine and even more from putting it all together in a race."
Alistair Brownlee is a legend in the triathlon world. He has secured 47 podium finishes; multiple world championship wins and 2x gold medals at the Olympic games in Rio and London. Alistair is the only triathlete in history to become a double Olympic gold medallist in consecutive games. He is also a 2x triathlon World Champion, 2x European Champion, and the 2014 Commonwealth champion. Brownlee was awarded an MBE in 2013 for services to Triathlon and continues, alongside his brother Jonny, to conquer the sport. For a triathlon novice, the challenge can be intimidating. However, whether you’re new to triathlon or have always dreamt of taking on the challenge, Alistair can mentor you and guide you in all aspects, from training to choosing the right equipment and amateur events.