Rakel Mateo Uriarte

  • Spain
  • Born: 1975
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Rankings
Paratriathlon Ranking 6
Starts
28
Podiums
10
Wins
4
Biography

Rakel suffered an accident in 2001 which left her left leg paralyzed. She had never practiced sport before, but found in exercising her way to keep to keep fit and active.

Rakel is currently ranked fifth in the world and has secured eight podium finishes and three gold medals.

Recent Highlights

- 5th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- 4th place at the 2017 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships;
- 5th place at the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- 3rd place at the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series; and
- 8th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.  

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Latest Athlete Results
5
2019 Valencia ETU Paratriathlon European Championships
14 Sep, 2019 - PTS2 Women - 01:32:03
6
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
01 Sep, 2019 - PTS2 Women - 01:33:53
5
2019 Groupe Copley World Paratriathlon Series Montreal
28 Jun, 2019 - PTS2 Women - 01:29:08
4
2019 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
18 May, 2019 - PTS2 Women - 01:24:03
4
2019 Milan ITU World Paratriathlon Series
27 Apr, 2019 - PTS2 Women - 01:23:32
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Rakel
Family Name Mateo Uriarte
Representing ESP
Year of Birth 1975
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