Giovanni Achenza H1

  • Italy
  • Born: 1971
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Rankings
Paratriathlon Ranking 3
Starts
32
Podiums
22
Wins
6
Biography

In March of 2003, he fell off a ladder while working, which resulted in a spinal cord injury. Having previously competed in para-cycling, he wanted to challenge himself by competing in a different sport, so he took up paratriathlon in 2013. He is married and has two daughters.

Recent Highlights

- 5th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 Iseo - Franciacorta ITU Paratriathlon World Cup;
- Winner of the 2017 ITA Paratriathlon National Championships;
- Winner of the 2016 ITA Paratriathlon National Championships;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series; and
- 3rd place at the 2017 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships.  

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Latest Athlete Results
1
2019 Valencia ETU Paratriathlon European Championships
14 Sep, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:01:13
3
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
01 Sep, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:10:10
1
2019 Magog ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
13 Jul, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:02:02
3
2019 Groupe Copley World Paratriathlon Series Montreal
28 Jun, 2019 - PTWC Men - 00:59:28
2
2019 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
18 May, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:00:05
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Giovanni
Family Name Achenza H1
Representing ITA
Year of Birth 1971
Residence Padua, Italy
Coach Antonella Giusti [club], ITA; Simone Biava [national]
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Giovanni's next event
19 - 20 Oct, 2019
2019 Funchal ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
Funchal, Portugal • Start List
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