Name: Chloe Turner
When did you start?
I began triathlon when I was 17 years of age
Career highlight or biggest achievement?
My first elite podium finish (3rd placing) at the 2011 Singapore ITU Asian Cup. Also, my first professional race at the 2011 Mooloolaba ITU Oceania Cup where I placed 6th
What is your dream?
To podium finish in an ITU World Cup Race by 2014, and to race consistently and successfully in the ITU Triathlon World Series in the years that follow.
Who or what have inspired you?
Who's your hero?
Emma Snowsill and Maria Sharapova – products of success through their hard work and perfection in training and racing.
Any other special talents?
I can recite cubed numbers up to 20 and apparently I also have exceptionally neat hand writing
Electronica/Dance music- Artists like M83, the Naked and Famous, Calvin Harris, Passion Pit, Benny Benassi
Fight Club, Lords of Dogtown and Black Swan
Favourite TV Show?
Granny Smith Green Apples chopped with Coconut Yoghurt, Avocados, Almond Butter and Honey on Gluten Free Toast
How the grant will help you/how will you use the money?
The grant money will help me towards funding my flights to and from Europe so I can compete on the ITU Triathlon Elite World Cup Circuit in 2012. This is the next step in forging my career as a successful professional triathlete.
Last words: Quote or Motto you live by?
The YOU VS THEM promotional video (youtube it)