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World renowned Olympic Triathlete Simon Whitfield discusses the advantages of ANT+

Professional triathlete and Olympic Gold Medallist, Simon Whitfield, loves how ANT+ just works!

One of the most medalled triathletes of all times, Simon has relentlessly pursued excellence in sport – and in life – for as long as he or anyone around him can remember.  “My goal was always to be the best in the world at something,” says Whitfield, who at 17 followed that goal to Australia, a triathlon mecca and year-round training ground.

Since then, he has achieved an enviable status in the world of sport (see list of accomplishments below).  In September 2012, we were honoured to have Simon join us as a Keynote Speaker at the ANT+ Alliance Symposium.  Here he shares some perspective on monitoring and ANT+. 

Simon’s Whitfield’s Career Highlights

  • Four-time Olympian: Sydney, 2000; Athens, 2004; Beijing, 2008; London, 2012
  • First Canadian male selected to 2012 London Olympic team
  • Gold Medalist, 2000 Olympic Summer Games, Sydney, Australia   
  • Silver Medalist, 2008 Olympic Summer Games, Beijing, China   
  • Gold Medalist, 2002 Commonwealth Games
  • Won prestigious 2009 World Cup in Des Moines, U.S.A. (richest prize purse in triathlon history) 
  • Won bronze medal at 2009 World Team Championships in Des Moines, U.S.A.  
  • 14 World Cup victories, 21 podium finishes, seven top-10 finishes at World Championships  
  • 12 Canadian National Championships

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