Lauren Steadman

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  • Year of birth: 1992
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Given NameLauren
Family NameSteadman
Year of Birth1992
Place of BirthPeterborough
Place of ResidenceSawtry GBR
CoachTrevor Payne
HobbiesReading, cooking, relaxing, sleeping.
Other Sports CompetedShe has previously competed in para-swimming for Great Britain at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing, and the 2012 Paralympic Games in London.
InjuriesShe had a hand injury that bothered her in early 2012.
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Lauren was born without a right forearm, but this did not hold her back, as she went on to competed in two Olympic Games as a swimmer. She first got into Triathlon after her uncle, who is a triathlete, suggested she should try it and with a long history in swimming, it has provided her with a significant advantage in triathlon.

Lauren when on to represent her country at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games, where she secured a silver medal. Her career up until 2017 has included 15 gold medals and 22 podiums.

Recent Highlights

- Winner of the 2017 Iseo - Franciacorta ITU Paratriathlon World Cup;
- Winner of the 2017 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships;
- 2nd place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series; and
- 2nd place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.  

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