Chris Hammer

  • United States
  • Born: 1986
Biography

Currently ranked world number one, in 2013 Chris made his debut at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in London, finishing seventh. In the same year, he finished second in Edmonton and went on to win consecutive gold medals at the USA Paratriathlon National Championships and in San Diego, California.

Chris has had great success throughout his career, most notably, being selected to represent USA at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games where he placed fourth.

Most recently, Chris earned four gold medals at the 2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, 2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships and ITU World Paratriathlon Series in Yokohama and Gold Coast.

Recent Highlights

- 3rd place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships;
- Winner of the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series; and
- Winner of the 2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships.

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2023 World Triathlon Para Championships Pontevedra
24 Sep, 2023 - Open Para Triathlon Mixed Relay - 00:12:09
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2023 World Triathlon Para Championships Pontevedra
23 Sep, 2023 - PTS5 Men - 00:57:16
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2023 World Triathlon Para Cup Paris
19 Aug, 2023 - PTS5 Men - 00:53:49
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2023 World Triathlon Para Cup Long Beach
14 Jul, 2023 - PTS5 Men - 00:59:14
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2023 World Triathlon Para Series Montreal
08 Jul, 2023 - PTS5 Men - 00:57:37
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Chris
Family Name Hammer
Representing USA
Para triathlon Class PTS5
Para triathlon Subclass
Year of Birth 1986
Residence
Twitter @Chris00Hammer
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World Triathlon Athlete ID 69962
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08 Mar, 2024
2024 Americas Paratriathlon Championships Miami
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