Jasmine Oeinck

Triathlon

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Full Name: Jasmine Oeinck
Hometown: Littleton, Colo.
Resides: Boulder, Colo.
College: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Height: 5-11
Weight: 145
Birthdate: 9/19/85
Birth Place: Aurora, Colo.
First Year Elite: 2005
Final 2008 ITU Rank: 75
Final 2008 USAT Rank: 9

Career Highlights
2009 USAT Elite National Champion
2008 ITU Under-23 World Championship Silver Medalist
2007 ITU Under-23 World Championship Silver Medalist

2010 Highlights: Placed fifth at the Vina del Mar ITU Pan American Cup in January.

Elite Triathlon Career: Won the 2009 USA Triathlon Elite national title in Tuscaloosa, Ala. • Captured second straight silver medal at the ITU Under-23 World Championships in Vancouver • Placed sixth at the 2008 USAT Elite National Championships in Portland, Ore. • Ranked 75th overall (ninth among Americans) in the 2008 ITU World Cup rankings • Finished 2007 ranked 56th in the ITU World Cup rankings and was the sixth American • Won silver medal at 2007 ITU Under-23 World Championship in Hamburg, Germany, with a solo ride on the bike • Placed eighth at 2006 ITU Under-23 World Championship in Lausanne, Switzerland • Placed fourth place at Elite Nationals in Bellingham, Wash., in 2005.

Athletic Background: Swam and ran in high school • Ran for one year at the University of Georgia • Was on a summer club swim team when she was seven • Swam two years on a year-round team

Personal: Jasmine Oeinck • Born September 19, 1985, in Aurora, Colo • Parents' names are Jim and Bobbi Oeinck • Younger brother Jesse is a defensive lacrosse player in high school and she absolutely loves to watch him play • Has a lot of nicknames: jazz, jazzy, jazzers and pretty much anything else that people come up with when they hear my name • Has a dog named Luci, who is definitely the head of her parents household • Favorite thing to eat before racing is a Hawaiian pizza or raviolis, and the morning of she loves a bagel with peanut butter and a banana • When not training, she really enjoys hiking fourteeners • Loves going to coffee shops, eating (especially sushi and Mexican food) and just hanging out with friends • Middle school P.E. teacher had always mentioned to her that she should try triathlons because she ran and swam • At 16, she gave it a go and had a blast • Went to Arapahoe High School in Littleton, Colo.