- 1 How many Brownlee brothers are there?
- 2 Who is the more successful Brownlee brother?
- 3 How old is Jonathan Brownlee?
- 4 Why did Alistair Brownlee get disqualified?
- 5 Where is Alex Yee from?
- 6 Did Alistair Brownlee qualify for the Olympics?
- 7 What is the world record for Olympic triathlon?
- 8 What place did Javier Gomez Noya get in the 2012 Olympics?
How many Brownlee brothers are there?
The eldest of three boys, he has two younger brothers, Jonathan and Edward (b.1995).
Who is the more successful Brownlee brother?
Alex Yee scorched to Tokyo silver and embraced his status as the heir to the Brownlee brothers’ Olympic throne in men’s triathlon; the 23-year-old’s silver made Britain the most successful nation in Olympic triathlon with six medals so far.
How old is Jonathan Brownlee?
The 33-year-old Alistair Brownlee is now expected to concentrate on longer races, including the ironman. “I think Ali is relieved the whole process is over now, the last few months have been turmoil for him with his injury, and he can now focus on surgery and rehabilitation,” said Jonny Bronwlee.
Why did Alistair Brownlee get disqualified?
Brownlee’s decision came after he was judged to have pushed the American Chase McQueen under the water and disqualified for unsportsmanlike conduct, although he later insisted it was accidental.
Where is Alex Yee from?
His older brother Alistair Brownlee holds two Olympic titles in the triathlon event (2012, 2016), and is a two-time Triathlon World Champion (2009, 2011). His younger brother Edward, who was a very successful academic, is also a keen sportsman, but prefers rugby and water polo over the triathlon.
Did Alistair Brownlee qualify for the Olympics?
Alistair Brownlee misses out on Tokyo Olympics after disqualification from Leeds triathlon. Two-time Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee will miss out on the Tokyo Olympics, but his brother Jonny has said it is his “time to shine”.
What is the world record for Olympic triathlon?
JAN FRODENO The 39-year-old German triathlete is the current world record holder with a staggering time of 7:35:39 for the full-distance triathlon. He’s also reigning Kona champion and 2008 Olympic gold medallist.
What place did Javier Gomez Noya get in the 2012 Olympics?
In 2008, Gomez landed his first Elite World title in Vancouver, following it up two years later with overall victory in the new-look World Championship Series. At the London Summer Olympics in 2012, Gómez took the silver medal after finishing 11 seconds behind Britain’s Alistair Brownlee.