Maiden name Summer Cook. From 2019 Summer is competing under her married name Summer Rappaport.
Summer was a varsity swimmer and runner at Villanova University where she obtained a B.A. in Political Science in 2013. Following graduation, she entered the USAT Collegiate Recruitment program, earning her pro card in March 2014. In 2016, she had three wins including her debut WTS win in Edmonton, the Chengdu World Cup, and the Tongyeong World Cup. She was named by ITU as the 2016 Women’s Breakout Star of the Year.
2016 brought three gold medals in ITU World Series events and 2017 secured two gold medals at the Yucatán ITU Triathlon World Cup and Altafulla ETU Triathlon European Cup and Mediterranean Championships.
- Winner 2017 & 2018 Miyazaki World Cup
- Winner 2018 Antwerp World Cup
- Winner 2017 Tongyeong World Cup
- 9th place at the 2017 Rotterdam World Triathlon Series Grand Final;
- Winner of the 2017 Yucatán ITU Triathlon World Cup;
- Winner of the 2017 Altafulla ETU Triathlon European Cup and Mediterranean Championships;
- 4th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton;
- 12th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama;
- 12th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast; and
- 29th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg.
22019 Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town 09 Feb, 2019 - Elite Women - 00:57:31
12018 Miyazaki ITU Triathlon World Cup 10 Nov, 2018 - Elite Women - 02:01:01
412018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast 12 Sep, 2018 - Elite Women - 01:59:32
252018 ITU World Triathlon Montreal 25 Aug, 2018 - Elite Women - 02:09:32
82018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton 27 Jul, 2018 - Elite Women - 00:57:38
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