Jan Frodeno

Triathlon Olympic gold medalist 2008

Triathlon Olympic gold medalist 2008, ASICS ambassador

First got involved in triathlon in 2000. Only 4 years later he won the German Triathlon Championships and was runner up in the World Championships – when it comes to speed, we can all learn from “Frodo”! Winning gold in Beijing was the climax of his career so far.

Name: Jan Frodeno (nickname: Frodo)
Date of birth: 18 August 1981 in Cologne, Germany
Home town: Cape Town, South Africa
Current residence: Saarbrücken
Nationality: German Height: 194 cm; Weight: 75 kg Occupation: professional triathlete
Hobbies: beach volleyball, surfing, cooking, reading