Katie Zaferes

  • United States
  • Born: 1989
Biography

Katie Zaferes (nee Hursey) is an American professional triathlete from Hampstead, Maryland, USA. Attending University at Syracuse, she first ran track before moving into ITU triathlon competitions.

Competing in ITU events since 2013, Katie’s career has gone from strength to strength, reflected in her recent overall WTS rankings. Finishing the 2015 season in fifth place, her impressive consistency has seen Katie climb one ranking place every year since, most recently coming second in 2018 following a nail-biting battle with Britain’s Vicky Holland that went right down to the wire at the Gold Coast Grand Final.

Recent Highlights

- Third place at the World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
- 2nd at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Montréal
- 6th at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
- 3rd place at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
- 3rd place at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
- 2nd place at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama;
- 3rd place at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Bermuda

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Latest Athlete Results
DNF
2019 Tokyo ITU World Triathlon Olympic Qualification Event
15 Aug, 2019 - Elite Women - DNF
9
2019 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships
07 Jul, 2019 - Mixed Relay - 00:20:54
35
2019 Hamburg Wasser World Triathlon
06 Jul, 2019 - Elite Women - 01:02:12
1
2019 Groupe Copley World Triathlon Montreal
29 Jun, 2019 - Elite Women - 00:58:15
2
2019 AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds
09 Jun, 2019 - Elite Women - 01:55:57
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35
2019 Hamburg Wasser World Triathlon
2019-07-06 - Elite Women - 01:02:12
1
2019 Groupe Copley World Triathlon Montreal
2019-06-28 - Elite Women - 00:58:15
2
2019 AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds
2019-06-08 - Elite Women - 01:55:57
1
2019 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2019-05-18 - Elite Women - 01:52:12
1
2019 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda
2019-04-27 - Elite Women - 01:59:52
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18
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Women - 02:00:55
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Katie
Family Name Zaferes
Representing USA
Year of Birth 1989
Residence Watsonville, United States
Coach Joel Filliol
Sponsors ROKA, 361, Specialized, NYAC
Hobbies Traveling, journaling
Website http://katiezaferes.com
Twitter @kzaferes6
Facebook Athlete Facebook
Katie's next event
29 Aug - 01 Sep, 2019
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland • Start List
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