Summer Cook was active in swimming and running at Villanova University . In 2013 she started her first triathlon (Denver Irongirl Sprint Triathlon) and since March 2014 she has been active as a professional athlete.
In April 2016 she won her first race in the Triathlon World Cup on the Olympic distance (1.5 km swimming, 40 km cycling and 10 km running) in China. In June 2018, the then 26-year-old won her sixth gold medal in the Triathlon World Cup in Belgium.
- Summer Cook was named “Women's Breakout Star of the Year” in 2016 by the International Triathlon Union (ITU).
|Date / year||rank||competition||venue||time||comment|
|20th July 2019||2||ITU World Championship Series 2019||Edmonton||01:01:25||Second behind Emma Box|
|6th July 2019||3||ITU World Championship Series 2019||Hamburg||00:59:42|
|June 9, 2019||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Huatulco||01:00:56|
|19th May 2019||2||ITU World Championship Series 2019||Yokohama||01:43:24|
|Nov 10, 2018||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Miyazaki||02:01:01||Winner of the last World Cup race of the season|
|17th June 2018||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Antwerp||01:02:52|
|Nov 4, 2017||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Miyazaki||01:54:12|
|Oct 28, 2017||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Tongyeong||00:57:44|
|Sep 24 2017||2||Super League Triathlon Jersey||jersey||in three-day racing format|
|12 Aug 2017||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Yucatan||01:00:17|
|Oct 22, 2016||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Tongyeong||00:59:43|
|4th Sep 2016||1||ITU World Championship Series 2016||Edmonton||00:56:49|
|April 16, 2016||1||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Cheng you||02:00:06||Olympic distance winner|
|Oct 17, 2015||2||ITU Triathlon World Cup||Alanya||01:59:52||Second behind Ukrainian Julija Jelistratowa|
|April 20, 2014||1||FISU World University Triathlon Championship Women Team||Brasilia||02:18:44||in a team with Kaitlin Donner and Michelle Mehnert|
(DNF - Did Not Finish )
- Summer Cook official website
- Summer Cook - Team USA
- Profile and results of Summer Rappaport in the ITU database at Triathlon.org , accessed on August 15, 2019.
- Summer Cook
- Comeback gold for Duffy as several athletes book Tokyo 2020 Olympic places (August 15, 2019)
- Summer Cook Wins Sixth ITU World Cup Gold Medal in Antwerp (June 17, 2018)
- SUPER LEAGUE TRIATHLON JERSEY, DAY 2: NICOLA SPIRIG ENJOYS 3rd PLACE IN THE OVERALL RATING (September 25, 2017)
- Setting her own 'gold' standards (June 6, 2016)
- Ukraine and Portugal celebrate ITU World Cup victories in Alanya (October 18, 2015)
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Cook, summer|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||American triathlete|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 24, 1991|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Denver|