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Emily Tapp H1

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  • Represents: {country} AUS
  • Year of birth: 1991

Full Stats

Given NameEmily
Family NameTapp H1
RepresentingAUS
Age27
Year of Birth1991
WTS Starts0
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Bio

Emily became a paraplegic in 2011 after a campdrafting accident in Katherine. Since then, she has dedicated herself to competing in paratriathlon events.

The current five-time ITU world champion has been one of the first nominations onto the Australian team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games following outstanding performances in the 2017 first World Paratriathlon Series race on the Gold Coast.

Emily is coached in Canberra by the 2004 South African triathlon Olympian Megan Hall and expert wheelchair racing coach Fred Periac.

Recent Highlights

- Winner of the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Magog ITU Paratriathlon World Cup;
- Winner of the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships; and
- Winner of the 2016 Penrith ITU World Paratriathlon Event.

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