Competing in front of his home fans, Brownlee won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics, despite partially tearing his left Achilles tendon just months before the Games. He also claimed world championship titles in 2009 and 2011.Read More
Getting to know Alistair Brownlee
Brownlee was the first British athlete to earn an Olympic triathlon medal.
His younger brother, Jonathan, won the bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics.
He teamed with Jonathan to win ITU Mixed Relay World Championship titles in 2011 and 2014.