Susana Rodriguez B1

  • Spain
  • Born: 1988
Biography

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
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Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
29 Aug, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:07:15
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2021 World Triathlon Para Cup A Coruna
20 Jun, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:10:27
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AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Para Series Leeds
05 Jun, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:10:02
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2020 Alhandra ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
10 Oct, 2020 - PTVI Women - 01:09:16
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2020 ESP Sprint Triathlon National Championships
22 Aug, 2020 - PTVI Women - 01:06:47
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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
Website http://www.susanarg.com/
Twitter @SuRGAcio
Facebook Athlete Facebook
Susana's next event
30 - 31 Oct, 2021
2021 World Triathlon Para Cup Alhandra
Alhandra, Portugal • Start List
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