Joanne King

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Personal information
Date of birth 12th March 1976 (age 44)
place of birth Geelong, Australia
1996 Junior world champion triathlon
1998 World champion triathlon short distance
1998 Vice world champion triathlon long distance
1999 2nd place OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships
Resigned in 2007

Joanne King (born March 12, 1976 in Geelong ) is a former Australian triathlete . She is triathlon world champion (1998) and Ironman winner (1999).


Joanne King was Junior World Triathlon Champion in 1996 and finished 31st in the main class.

In 1998 she became triathlon world champion on the Olympic distance (1.5 km swimming, 40 km cycling and 10 km running) in the elite class (professionals) in Lausanne. She was trained by Brett Sutton .

In June 1999 she won the Ironman Europe and in July she was runner-up on the long-distance triathlon. At the Ironman Hawaii in October, she achieved her best placement with ninth place.

It has not appeared internationally since 2007.

Sporting successes

(DNF - Did Not Finish)

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Laguna Phuket Triathlon 2002 - Results Women Pro ( Memento from January 27, 2013 in the web archive )
  2. a b Results Laguna Phuket Triathlon ( Memento from January 13, 2008 in the Internet Archive )
  3. Joanne King at IRONMAN Germany
  4. Ironman Germany Triathlon, August 18, 2002 - result
  5. ^ Result list Ironman Europe Roth 1999 (PDF, pp. 9, 33, 46; 8.4 MB)