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Gordon Benson
Name Gordon Benson
Sex Male
DOB 12 May 1994 (age 22)
Hometown Leeds
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Gordon Benson is a member of the UK Sport Lottery Funded British Triathlon Squad. He is based in Leeds, where he grew up and is currently at university studying nutrition. He is coached by Jack Maitland and Malcolm Brown.

He was voted the British Triathlon Male Elite Junior Triathlete of the Year 2011 and 2012.

He is a member of Leeds City Athletics Club and is also a member of the City of Leeds Swimming Club, the former club of Olympic Champion Adrian Moorhouse MBE. Golfer, Colin Montgomerie OBE, attended the same Leeds Grammar school that Gordon goes to.

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Follow Gordon on Twitter @gordonleeds.

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