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Athlete year of birth:1994

Athlete place of birth:Belfast

ITU Point List:499th (September 2017)

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Emma Sharkey completed her first triathlon in 2005 for fun. A competitive runner and accomplished swimmer she was spotted at Triathlon Ireland's first ever Talent Identification Day in 2010.

After focusing on her weakest discipline of the swim she has now progressed into an extremely talented all-round athlete regularly leading out the swim and pushing the pace on the bike.

Emma's triathlon career highlights to date include 13th in the Junior World Championships, 3rd in the Athlone Junior European Cup in 2013 and representing Northern Ireland at the Commonwealth Games Triathlon.

Emma is a TI brand ambassador for Vodafone