Elizabeth Baker B3

  • United States
  • Born: 1974
Biography

At the age of 16, Elizabeth was diagnosed with Stargardt’s disease, a juvenile form of macular degeneration, which led to the loss of her vision. This did not stop her determination and motivation to compete on a world scale. In 2003, Elizabeth went on to race in her first triathlon, a sprint, but unfortunately crashed three times. This did not stop her at all. In fact, she was more focused than ever.

Career Highlights:
- 2nd place 2019 Banyoles World Cup
- 2nd place 2018 WPS Yokohama
- 2nd place 2018 WPS Edmonton
- 2nd place 2017 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships;
- Winner of the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships; and
- 4th place at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.  

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Latest Athlete Results
8
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
29 Aug, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:14:45
2
2021 Americas Triathlon Para Championships Pleasant Prairie
27 Jun, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:16:23
8
AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Para Series Leeds
05 Jun, 2021 - PTVI Women - 01:20:21
2
2019 Banyoles ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
08 Sep, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:11:39
4
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
01 Sep, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:17:48
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Elizabeth
Family Name Baker B3
Representing USA
Para triathlon Class PTVI
Para triathlon Subclass B3
Year of Birth 1974
Twitter @LizBaker920
Elizabeth's next event
05 Nov, 2021
2021 World Triathlon Para Championships Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates • Start List
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