Meet The 2012 U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team

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  • Published May 25, 2012
  • Updated Oct 31, 2014 at 4:38 PM UTC
Photo: Nils Nilsen

Meet the five athletes who will make up the 2012 U.S. Olympic Triathlon team in London.

Laura Bennett
Qualified: Third-place finish at 2012 ITU WTS San Diego

Twitter: @laurarbennett

Hometown: North Palm Beach, Fla.
Resides: Boulder, Colo.
College: Southern Methodist University
Height: 5-9
Weight: 130
Birthdate: 4/25/1975 (37)
Birthplace: North Palm Beach, Fla.

Career Highlights
USA Triathlon National Team Member
2012 U.S. Olympic Team Qualifier
2011 USAT Elite National Champion
2010 USAT Olympic/ITU Triathlete of the Year
2010 USAT Elite National Champion
2008 U.S. Olympic Team Qualifier
2008 USAT Olympic/ITU Triathlete of the Year
2007 USAT Olympic/ITU Triathlete of the Year
2006 USAT Olympic/ITU Triathlete of the Year
2004 Olympic Team Alternate
2003 USAT Elite National Champion
2003 USOC Triathlete of the Year

More career highlights at 

– Video: Laura Bennett’s Olympic Qualifying Race
Inside Triathlon archives: Being Bennett
– Photos: The Bennetts
– Competitor Radio: Laura Bennett

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