Benjamin CollinsBen Collins

Elite/Pro Athlete Representative 

Santa Monica., Calif 

Hometown: Seattle, Wash. 

Education: Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Columbia University and Master of Business Administration from Chicago Booth School of Business

Current occupation: Dimensional Fund Advisors

Professional affiliations: Elite triathlete 

Years involved in multisport: Since 2005

Your role with USA Triathlon: Athlete Director

What drove you to the multisport lifestyle? The people and the competition. There's always something to work on, to get better at in triathlon. The people I race and train with are incredible, supportive and inspirational. 

Athletic accomplishments: Three-time NYC Triathlon champion, multiple IRONMAN 70.3 wins, guide to world champion visually impaired athlete.