Simon started competitively swimming at age 11. He went on to swim at Virginia Tech (NCAA D1) from 2016-2020, being team captain his senior year.
He was an ACC Conference finalist, swimming a 1:47 in 200 IM, 54 in 100 breast, and 1:57 in 200 breast. Simon also swam the breastroke leg on the 200 Medley relay, where they broke the school record(2020). He also was top 20 nationally in Canada in multiple events from 2018-2020. 200 IM (long course meters) was his best event, going 2:04.
Simon started triathlon training in April, 2020 during covid after his college swim season ended. Since all the pools were closed, he started running and biking on his old mountain bike.
He then went on to complete his 1st triathlon at 70.3 St. George May 1, 2021, where he qualified for the 2021 70.3 World Championships.
He aspire to become a professional triathlete one day as well as posting on his social media to inspire other people to reach their goals.
What Can Simon Bring to His Partners
Long Term PartnershipsSimon is dedicated to promoting his partners as well as strategizing to bring in sales + new customers to the company. He wants to pick specific partnerships, where he truly believes in the products/services the company has to offer.
Logo On Training GearGet your company logo on Simon's training and/or racing gear. Will be put on his site too. Simon will always recommend a partner's product or service to anyone he meets. He will proudly wear any apparels or gear given to him.
Social Media PromotionSimon has organically built several successful YouTube channels, a TikTok page, and other social media platforms, totaling 100's of millions of views on his social media. He will promote + show his partnership on his socials when he can.
Goal DrivenNew to the sport, Simon is excited to start his new journey in the triathlon world and has lofty goals. Simon has successfuly navigated through a top 20 NCAA D1 Swim program, completing his computer science degree at Virginia Tech School of Engineering.
Always LearningSimon is always learning to improve himself, whether it's training, marketing, etc. He wants to become the best version of himself.
Simon's Goals 2021-2022
Sub 4:30 at 70.3 WC
70.3 World Champs at St. George, Utah, USA September, 2021
Qualify for Kona at Ironman AZ 2021
1st Full Ironman Nov. 21, 2021 Tempe, AZ, USA
Race as Much as possible
Get more experience, try and win local tri races
Simon's Goals (Longterm)
Qualify and race in kona as a pro
Be a great ambassador for the sport
Grow and contribute largely to the triathlon community