Javier Gomez Noya
Personal Blog: http://javiergomeznoya.com/blog_eng.php
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TRIATHLON WORLD CHAMPION 2008 and 2010
N.1 ITU RANKING 2007 - 2008 – 2010
TRIATHLON EUROPE CHAMION 2007 and 2009
WORLD SUB-23 CHAMPION 2003
12 TRIATHLON WORLD CUP WINNER
3 WORLD SERIES WINNER
4th BEJING OLYMIPC GAMES 2008
SUB-CHAMPION TRIATHLON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2007 and 2009
SUB-CHAMPION TRIATHLON EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2010
Personal Bio: I was born in Basel Switzerland on March 25, 1983.I grew up, studied, and trained in sports in Ferrol. I studied Engineering studies in Roads, Canals and Ports, but I had to left the studies due to my professional sport obligations and moved to Pontevedra. I Currently study physical education (INEF). When not training or racing. I like to relax playing guitar and reading, I also enjoy surfing the waves near my place in Pontevedra. In 2008 proclaimed Champion of the World in Vancouver. 2009 received the sub-championship of the world but in 2010 I recovered the crown being the current Champion of the world. Especially, and most importantly, I enjoyed the triathlon and came a bit closer to his dream of being Olympic medalist in London 2012.
5 things we should know about you:
Height & weight in form: 178 cm & 69 kg
Quality I like in a person: Honesty
Quality I hate in a person: Prepotency
Hobbies: Being with my friends, bodyboard, guitar, reading, cars ...
One music group: Metallica
How did you first get into triathlons?
I used to swim on the swimming pool town in Ferrol, where I met some local triathletes who encouraged me to try it, I did and i got fascinated for this sport.
What was the first race you ever participated in and what place did you finish?
I made my debut in the Olympic triathlon at the age of 15
What is your favorite race?
Hamburg World Cup Series
What are your favorite Zoot products and why?
ZOOT prophet wetsuit, it is the best wetsuit I ever tried due to its flexibility.
What is your proudest accomplishment?
Do what I like, which is triathlon. I am very proud to live as professional triathlete, spending my days training and racing
What is your pre-race meal?
rice with omelette
What is your pre-race ritual?
I softly do the three sports, swim, bike and run
Events you are racing in this season:
WCS GRAN FINAL BEIJING