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2009 World Champion
|DOB||15 Jun 1977 (age 37)|
Clare was born without a left forearm. She has been competing in triathlon since 2006, having formerly been a paralympic swimmer. She won gold and four silvers at the Paralympics in Barcelona in 1992.
Clare is a Chartered Accountant at Deloitte LLP. She has a 2:1 MA Honours in English Language and Literature from the University of St Andrews, Scotland.
She won the world title in 2009 on the Gold Coast and has been a regular medal winner at World and European Championships.
Clare is a member of the UK Sport Lottery Funded British Paratriathlon Squad and is based in Cambridge. She is coached by Tom Bennett.
- Bronze ITU World Championships PT4, Edmonton, 2014
- Bronze ITU World Championships TRI-4, London, 2013
- Silver ITU World Championships TRI-4, Auckland, 2012
- Silver, ITU World Championships TRI04, Beijing, 2011
- Silver ITU World Championships TRI-4, Budapest, 2010
- Gold ITU World Champion TRI-4, Gold Coast, 2009
Clare Cunningham Latest ITU events...
- 29th Aug 20142014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Edmonton3rd
- 28th Jun 20142014 Chicago ITU World Paratriathlon Event1st
- 20th Jun 20142014 Kitzbühel ETU Triathlon European Championships4th
- 25th May 20142014 Besançon ITU World Paratriathlon Event1st
- 17th May 20142014 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Event3rd
- 11th Sep 20132013 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final London3rd
- 13th Jul 20132013 GBR Paratriathlon National Championships2nd
- 14th Jun 20132013 Alanya ETU Triathlon European Championships2nd
- 20th Oct 20122012 Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Auckland2nd
- 17th Oct 20122012 Auckland ITU Aquathlon World Championships3rd
- 9th Sep 20112011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Grand Final Beijing2nd
- 6th Aug 20112011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London3rd
- 24th Jun 20112011 Pontevedra ETU Triathlon European Championships3rd
- 8th Sep 20102010 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU Triathlon World Championship Grand Final Budapest2nd
- 24th Jul 20102010 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London2nd
- 3rd Jul 20102010 Athlone ETU Triathlon European Championships2nd
- 9th Sep 20092009 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Grand Final Gold Coast1st
- 2nd Jul 20092009 Holten ETU Triathlon European Championships1st
Clare Cunningham Latest News...
2014Small British team takes on Chicago
2013British Paratriathletes dominate Hyde Park
2012Clare Cunningham elected to ITU Athletes’ Committee
2011GE Paratriathlon Talent ID Day Success
2011Do you have aspirations of taking part in paratriathlon?
2011Britain’s paratriathletes win four world titles
2011New era for Britain’s Paratriathletes on eve of world championships
2011Triathletes target gold in Beijing this weekend
2011Britain’s Paratriathletes win four golds in Hyde Park
2011Elite paratriathletes prepare to race in Hyde Park