Laura Bennett

Triathlon

Laura Bennett headshot
  • 2008
  • 2012
Name: Laura Bennett
Sport:
Triathlon
Height:
5’9”
Current Residence:
Boulder, Colo.
College: 
Southern Methodist University ’97, Finance

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, 17th in triathlon
  • 2008 Olympic Games, 4th in triathlon

Career Highlights:

  • Four-time ITU World Championship medalist (2003-05, 2007)
  • Three-time USA Triathlon elite national champion (2003, 2010-11)
  • Four-time USA Triathlon Olympic/ITU Athlete of the Year (2006-08, 2010)
  • Eight-time All-American (as a swimmer at SMU)
  • NCAA champion (1997, 400-meter medley relay)

Fun Facts: Hobbies include reading and playing Scrabble.

Learn more: 
USA Triathlon

 

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