The Simon Shi is an amateur triathlete aspiring to become professional one day. He completed his first triathlon on May 1, 2021 at St. George, Utah. He completed the Half Ironman in 4 hours 50 minutes, also qualifying him for the 70.3 World Championships in September, 2021.
Simon swam competitively for 12 years. He swam breastroke and IM at Virginia Tech (2016-2020), being team captain his senior year. He was also ranked top 20 nationally in Swimming Canada in several events.
Simon picked up Rubik's cube solving at age 11. He was curious to solve the puzzle, so picked it up pretty quickly and wanted more puzzles of different sizes and shapes.
He amassed a massive following on his social media with more than 250,000 YouTube subscribers across his platforms and over half a million followers on TikTok. He loves entertaining people and inspiring them to do great things.