RICHARD
VARGA

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Age

33

Stats

BIRTHPLACE: Bratislava, Slovakia

RESIDENCE: Slovakia

Wins

1st 4x ITU Aquathlon World Champion (2010, 2012, 2013, 2015)
Silver Silver, 2016 ITU Aquathlon World Championship
Silver Silver, 2012 European U23 Championships
Trophy 2x Olympian (2012 – 22nd Place, 2016 – 11th place)
1st 8x ITU Wins
Trophy 12x ITU Podiums
Trophy 8x National Triathlete of the Year

Bio

Richard Varga is Slovakia’s most successful triathlete with two Olympic Games under his belt. He started out as a swimmer and became the best junior swimmer in Slovakia, breaking both Junior and Senior National Records across all events. Making the move across to triathlon at the age of 19, he soon became renowned as one of the best swimmers in the sport, leading out of the water in events from European to World Series level. Blessed with speed in both swim and run, Richard is a rare unicorn who has won the aquathlon world championships four times.

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