Jessica Learmonth

  • Great Britain
  • Born: 1988
Biography

After just a couple of year’s triathlon racing, Great Britain’s Jessica Learmonth burst onto the Elite scene in 2016 with her first European Cup win, before going on to land a top-10 finish at WTS Leeds just a few months later in front of her home fans.

Silver at the 2017 Cape Town World Cup followed, kick-starting a strong year that saw solid WTS performances and a first-ever podium at the top level; the silver medal at WTS Stockholm. At the Grand Final in Rotterdam at the end of that year, Learmonth took the bronze, firmly establishing herself as part of a new era of GB golden girls that included Non Stanford, Vicky Holland and Jodie Stimpson.

In 2018, Learmonth finished the season 5th in the overall WTS rankings. Silver at the WTS Abu Dhabi curtain-raiser was followed by the same medal at the Commonwealth Games - both in the individual and the Mixed Relay. After missing out on WTS Bermuda, Learmonth managed six top-15 finishes (including three top-10) in the second half of a memorable year.

The 2019 season saw her consistency improve even further, landing no fewer than five podiums to finish second in the overall rankings behind World Champion Katie Zaferes.

Career Highlights:
- 2nd place World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne 2019
- 2nd place World Triathlon Bermuda 2019
- 2nd place 2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast
- 2nd place World Triathlon Abu Dhabi 2018
- Winner 2017 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships
- 2nd place 2017 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm

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Latest Athlete Results
DNS
2020 Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup
14 Mar, 2020 - Elite Women - DNS
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
31 Aug, 2019 - Elite Women - 02:02:49
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series Tokyo
18 Aug, 2019 - Mixed Relay - 00:21:50
DSQ
2019 Tokyo ITU World Triathlon Olympic Qualification Event
15 Aug, 2019 - Elite Women - DSQ
10
2019 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships
07 Jul, 2019 - Mixed Relay - 00:21:59
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
2019-08-29 - Elite Women - 02:02:49
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2019 Groupe Copley World Triathlon Montreal
2019-06-28 - Elite Women - 00:58:49
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2019 AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds
2019-06-08 - Elite Women - 01:57:22
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2019 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2019-05-18 - Elite Women - 01:54:52
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2019 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda
2019-04-27 - Elite Women - 02:01:33
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2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
2018-04-05 - Elite Women - 00:57:33
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Jessica
Family Name Learmonth
Representing GBR
Year of Birth 1988
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