Vincent Luis - 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion

Vincent Luis France

Birthdate 27 June 1989
Height 170 cms / 67 inches
Weight 64 kgs / 143 lbls
Marital Status Single
Nationality French
Represents France
Residence Vesoul
Languages French, English
Started Triathlon 2019
Professional Since 2019
Personal Bests 2018 ITU Triathlon Grand Final Champion 2018 1st Mixed Relay Olympic representative (2012, 2016)
Coach Joel Filliol
Agent Julien.Galland@golazo.com

Career Higlights


  • 2018 Gold Coast World Triathlon Series Grand Final Champion

  • 2018 World Triathlon Series Mixed Relay Champion

  • 2018 Super League Triathlon Series #1
2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
2018 ITU Grand Final Champion

Vincent Luis is one of the new breed in triathlon, strong across all three disciplines. What sets him apart is the ability to close on a win when he gets within striking distance with his brutal finishing kick in the final discipline of the sport. However, his position at the top of Super League Triathlon rankings is testament to his versatility when the distances, the courses, and the disciplines are varied.

 

A junior world and European champion as well as the top French triathlete, Luis clinched his highest world ranking of #2 in 2018 when he won the World Triathlon Series final by outrunning eventual world #1 Mario Mola. He is also 2018 mixed relay world champion for France alongside Dorian Coninx, Cassandre Beaugrand and Léonie Périault and will be bidding for selection for the 2020 Olympics.


Results

Date Event Athlete Media Status Position
2019 Jul 07
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 1st
2019 Jul 06
WTS Hamburg DE Hamburg, Germany
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 2nd
2019 Jun 09
WTS Leeds GB Leeds, United Kingdom
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 6th
2019 May 18
WTS + WPS Yokohama JP Yokohama, Japan
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 1st
2019 Apr 28
WTS Bermuda BM Bermuda, Bermuda
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 2nd
2019 Mar 08
WTS Abu Dhabi AE Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 5th
2019 Feb 23
Super League Triathlon - Singapore SG Singapore, Singapore
Vincent Luis 2018 ITU Grand Final Champion
French
Finished 1st

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2019 Jul 08

Luis, Gomez rise to top of world rankings

Monday, July 8, 2019

The Bahrain Endurance 13 team are poised for world domination as Vincent Luis regained the world number 1 ranking and Javier Gomez climbed to number 2 after racing WTS Hamburg.
2019 May 19
Golden weekend for BE13 - Luis & Brownlee win

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Bahrain Endurance athletes saw action this weekend in Cagliari and Yokohama with Alistair Brownlee racing and winning his first sprint triathlon in five years, Vincent Luis solidifying his lead in the triathlon series championship, and Lauren Parker bouncing back from surgery to take the podium.
2019 Apr 28
A weekend of gutsy performances and results for BE13

Sunday, April 28, 2019

This weekend Bahrain Endurance 13 showed the race is never over until the finish line as Daniela Ryf powered to victory in the final kilometers of the Ironman North American Championship Texas.
2019 Mar 10
Gold and Silver relay medals for Gentle and Kanute

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Ashleigh Gentle and Ben Kanute helped bring gold and silver to Australia and the USA respectively at WTS Abu Dhabi in the Mixed Team Relay event. With team results counting toward qualifying for individual spots at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, the two are that much closer to making the Olympic dream a reality.

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