Kyle Jones

Professional Triathlete & Canadian Olympian

Profile

Nationality: Canadian
Date of Birth: November 15, 1984
Height: 177 cm
Weight: 65 kg
Hometown: Oakville, ON
Residence: Welland, ON
Coach: Joel Filliol

First Triathlon: Orillia Kids of Steel
Favourite Race: Mooloolaba World Cup
Favourite Workout: Track Tuesday

Kyle was a member of Canada’s National Triathlon Team from 2006 to 2016. He won the Canadian Junior title in 2003 which sparked a move to Victoria, BC to train at the National Training Centre. He made his ITU World Cup debut in 2005. Kyle narrowly missed the podium at two Pan American Games with 4th place finishes in 2007 (Rio de Janeiro) and 2011 (Guadalajara). In 2008 Kyle was selected as the alternate for the Canadian Olympic Team. In 2012 he won the Canadian National Championship title, his first ITU World Cup title, and represented Canada at the Olympic Games in London. Over the course of his career he went on to add two more National titles (2013 & 2014), three more World Cup medals (2 Silver, 1 Bronze), and represented Canada at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland and 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.

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