Patricia Collins

  • United States
  • Born: 1969

Patricia completed her first triathlon in 1989. During a 2006 cycling outing, she was hit by a car and made the decision to amputate in 2007. Since then, she had over eight ITU podiums and has won three gold medals.

Patricia has also been a dedicated member of the US Army and worked at the Pentagon and Fort Bragg as part of her 25-year career, which she has now retired from as a Colonel.

Patricia wow she dedicates her time to her young son Gabe, adopted from Guatemala. She says Gabe is her biggest motivation, and wants him to see her follow her dreams and know he can too.

Recent Highlights

- 3rd place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships;
- 3rd place at the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships; and
- 10th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.  

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Latest Athlete Results
2017 ITU World Triathlon Para Championships Rotterdam
15 Sep, 2017 - PTS4 Women - 01:28:17
2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships
25 Jun, 2017 - PTS4 Women - 01:31:02
2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
13 May, 2017 - PTS4 Women - 01:21:50
2017 Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships
11 Mar, 2017 - PTS4 Women - 01:16:36
2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games
11 Sep, 2016 - Women's PT4 - 01:21:08
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Patricia
Family Name Collins
Representing USA
Para triathlon Class PTS4
Para triathlon Subclass
Year of Birth 1969
Residence Alexandria, United States
Twitter @hybagogold
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World Triathlon Athlete ID 60933
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