Ben CollinsElite/Pro Athlete Representative

Birthday: June 27th

Hometown: Seattle

Current residence: Seattle

Education: BS from Columbia University and MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Career: Professional Triathlete and Product Consultant

Years involved in multisport: First race in 2005

What drove you to the multisport lifestyle? After college I joined a triathlon club to meet friends. I was hooked from the first race, and went on to race with the USA Triathlon National Team from 2010 to 2012. Now I race longer distances as a professional, and I race para-tri and para-cycling as a guide for a blind athlete, Aaron Scheidies. 

Personal: Proud father of two adopted Rhodesian Ridgebacks, Odin and Charlie.

Athletic accomplishments: 3x NYC Triathlon Champion, Toyota Triple Crown Champion, and winner of 20+ pro races over 9 years of racing.

Athletic background: College Swimmer: 2004 Ivy League Champion in the 400IM

Website: www.bencollins.org

Follow on Twitter: @triBC