ATHLETE PROFILESAileen Reid

Aileen Reid

Gender:Female

Athlete year of birth:1982

Athlete place of birth:Derry

Athlete weight:54kg

Athlete height:1.72m

WTS Ranking:9th (March 2016)

ITU Point List:11th (March 2016)

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Aileen Reid (nee Morrison)

Ireland’s number 1 triathlete, Aileen Reid, finished the 2014 season ranked 8th in the world. Reid trains with a group of the world’s best triathletes under the tutelage of Darren Smith.

The Derry native has three World Series podium finishes to her name including silver at the 2013 World Series Grand Final. The highlight of a 2014 season blighted by injury was 5th at the World Series Grand Final. Reid is currently well positioned for Rio Olympic Qualification and will be targeting more podium success and a step up in the world rankings this season

Aileen receives direct athlete funding from Sport Northern Ireland and the Irish Sports Council. She is a TI brand ambassador for Vodafone and is sponsored by Asics, Optimum Nutrition and DEDA bikes