Posted on: Thursday 29th October 2015
Born: 17 February 1976
Birthplace: Victoria, Melbourne
Started in triathlon 1992
Professional since: 2010
Robbo is one of Australia’s most successful short course triathletes, a dual Olympian and triple ITU World Triathlon Champion; he also snared bronze at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. Robertson also took silver at two further ITU World Championships.
Known for his ability to perform on the big stage, he was equally renowned for his aggressive, all or nothing style of racing.
Following a short retirement in 2010 Robbo returned to tackle the long distance races with some success.
2000/2004 Olympic representative
2001 ITU World Triathlon Champion (Edmonton, Canada)
2003 ITU World Triathlon Champion (Queenstown, NZ)
2005 ITU World Triathlon Champion (Gamagori)
2006 Commonwealth Games bronze medal
2015 2nd Challenge Bateman’s Bay
2015 3rd Challenge Melbourne
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