Photos: Gwen Jorgensen’s Rise To No. 1

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  • Published May 23, 2013
  • Updated May 24, 2013 at 11:58 AM UTC

American Gwen Jorgensen is still relatively new to the sport of triathlon, but she’s already found her way to the top of the ITU World Triathlon Series rankings thanks to wins in San Diego and Yokohama. Although she had a disappointing race at the 2012 London Olympics due to a mechanical on her bike, the American is now on top and is setting her sites on the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. Learn about Jorgensen’s new coach and mindset here, and look back on her rise to the number one triathlete in the world with the photo gallery above.

Photos: Gwen Jorgensen On Top In Yokohama
Gwen Jorgensen Takes Back-To-Back WTS Victories
Video: Gwen Jorgensen On Her First ITU WTS Win
Gwen Jorgensen Named USOC’s Athlete Of The Month
Video: 2013 San Diego Elite Women Highlights
Photos: Gwen Jorgensen Wins In San Diego
Gwen Jorgensen Thrills Home Crowd In San Diego
Gwen Jorgensen’s Cover Shoot

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