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Hometown: Glendale, AZ
Resides: Phoenix, AZ
College: Arizona State University
Height: 5’ 4” / 162cm
Weight: 95lbs / 44kg
Birthdate: 1/04/1989
Coach: Ken Axford and Misty Hyman

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2016 Paralympic Gold Medalist
  • Two Time (2015, 2016) World Champion
  • 2016 CanAm Continental Champion
  • 2012 World Championships Bronze Medalist
  • 2016 Two Sport Paralympic Team Member (Triathlon and Track)
  • 2015 Para PanAmerican Team Member
  • 2014 USA Elite Para National Champion
  • Three time 100m, 200m National Champion
  • 400m Americas Record Holder
  • First person in history to earn the United States a Paralympic Games triathlon slot
  • 15-time ITU World Triathlon Series Medalist

2015 HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2015 World Champion
  • Edmonton World Paratriathlon Event Winner
  • Medaled in all seven international competitions
  • Member of the USA Triathlon National Team
  • National Champion 100m and 200m

 2014 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Pan American Champion
  • USA Elite Paratriathlon National Champion
  • National Champion 100m and 200m

 2012 HIGHLIGHTS

  • World Championships Bronze Medalist
  • USA Elite Paratriathlon National Championships Silver medalist
  • Silver medalist at PanAmerican Championships, her first international competition 

ATHLETIC BACKGROUND

  • Member of Arizona State University’s Triathlon Team
  • The first athlete with a disability to qualify and compete in USA Collegiate Triathlon National Championships finishing 6th as apart of the Sun Devil draft legal relay team
  • Won her age group in the first triathlon she did
  • Overall winner against an able body field in February 2011

PERSONAL

  • Name: Allysa Ann Seely
  • Family: Parents are Debbie and Jamie Seely. Three siblings: Ryan, Nathan, and Jessica Dogs/training partners: Bentley and Mowgli
  • Fun Fact: If I could be photosynthetic I would. Eating is my least favorite part of sport.
  • Favorite Past Time: DIY projects around my house
  • If I Wasn't A Triathlete I Would: be working as a pediatric Physician’s Assistant
  • Favorite App: Netflix
  • Favorite Discipline: Running
  • Bedtime: 9pm
  • Morning or Night Person: Morning
  • Training Locations: Arizona