Simon Shi - Media Kit
Aspiring Professional Triathlete
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. 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.