Participants

Andrea HEWITT

Andrea HEWITT
    Triathlon
Birth Date:  04 Apr 1982
Place of Birth:  CHRISTCHURCH
Country of birth:  NZL
Age:  36
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  160
Weight (Kg):  50

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
TRI Triathlon Women 13
Mixed Team Relay 3 Bronze

Andrea HEWITT - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 9:31
Gold Medal Event Women Final
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 13:01
Gold Medal Event Mixed Team Relay Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Race Rank Time
2014 Glasgow, SCO Team Relay - Mixed 5 1:14:42
2014 Glasgow, SCO Individual - Women 4 1:59:25
2006 Melbourne, AUS Individual - Women 3 1:58:46.08

Olympic Games
Year Location Race Rank Time
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Individual - Women 7 1:58:15
2012 London, GBR Individual - Women 6 2:00:36
2008 Beijing, CHN Individual - Women 8 2:00:45.99

World Championships
Year Location Race Rank Time
2017 Rotterdam, NED Individual - Women 11 2:03:05
2016 Cozumel, MEX Individual - Women 17 2:01:46
2015 Chicago, USA Individual - Women 4 1:56:44
2014 Edmonton, CAN Individual - Women 2 2:00:21
2013 London, GBR Individual - Women 8 2:02:56
2012 Auckland, NZL Individual - Women 7 2:11:10
2011 Beijing, CHN Individual - Women 1 1:58:26
2010 Budapest, HUN Individual - Women 22 1:53:11
2009 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS Individual - Women 8 2:00:26
2008 Vancouver, CAN Individual - Women 25 2:05:48

Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships
Year Location Race Rank Time
2017 Hamburg, GER Team Relay - Mixed 9 1:24:11
2015 Hamburg, GER Team Relay - Mixed 9 1:22:18
2013 Hamburg, GER Team Relay - Mixed 2 1:18:14
2011 Lausanne, SUI Team Relay - Mixed 8 1:12:11
2009 West Des Moines, USA Team Relay - Mixed 5 1:23:03

Hobbies

Puzzles, making jewellery, travelling, body surfing (triathlon.org, 26 Apr 2012; triathlon.kiwi, 2015)


Occupation: Athlete
Education: Commerce and economics at University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Chris PILONE (NZL), John HELLEMANS (NZL), Roly CRICHTON (NZL) (swim coach) (nzherald.co.nz, 29 Apr 2017)


Sporting relatives

Younger sister, Sara, represented New Zealand in water polo, and older sister, Tina, competed at national level in surf lifesaving. (stuff.co.nz, 18 Mar 2016; stuff.co.nz, 1 Jul 2014)


Other sports

Represented New Zealand in surf lifesaving. Won national junior swimming titles. (stuff.co.nz, 1 Jul 2014)


Injuries

Broken collarbone during mid-race bike crash in China 2014. Had plate inserted which hinders her swimming. (stuff.co.nz, 18 Mar 2016)


Reason: Was a surf lifesaver and took part in coast to coast (bike, kayak, run) event on South Island of New Zealand. (athlete, April 2017)
Memorable: Winning the ITU World Championship Series Grand Final in Beijing in 2011. (Athlete, 20 Jan 2013)
Hero: Triathlete, Hamish CARTER (NZL) (ITU, 28 May 2008)
Influence: Coach, John HELLEMANS (NZL) (Athlete, 20 Jan 2013)
Additional information

TRAGEDY
Coach and fiance, triathlete Laurent VIDAL (FRA), died in November 2015 from a heart attack. Retired from competition in 2014 after a cardiopulmonary arrest during a swimming training session. (bbc.co.uk, 10 Nov 2015)


COURSE FAMILARITY
Won the Gold Coast ITU World Triathlon Series in April 2017. (olympic.org.nz, Nov 2017)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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