The American posted an unparalleled 17 WTS victories, earned two world championship titles, and became the first U.S. athlete to win Olympic gold in triathlon.

2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London
2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London
2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London
2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series London
2011 Tiszaujvaros ITU Triathlon World Cup
2011 Tiszaujvaros ITU Triathlon World Cup
2011 Guadalajara Pan American Games
2012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup
June 17, 2012
Photo: Janos Schmidt/Triathlon.org
2012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup
June 17, 2012
Photo: Janos Schmidt/Triathlon.org
2012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup
June 17, 2012
Photo: Janos Schmidt/Triathlon.org
2012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup
June 17, 2012
Photo: Janos Schmidt/Triathlon.org
2012 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel
June 23, 2012
Photo: Janos Schmidt/Triathlon.org
2012 Barfoot and Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Auckland
2012 Barfoot and Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Auckland
2013 ITU World Triathlon San Diego
2013 ITU World Triathlon San Diego
2013 ITU World Triathlon San Diego
2013 ITU Yokohama World Triathlon
2013 ITU Yokohama World Triathlon
2013 ITU Yokohama World Triathlon
2013 ITU Yokohama World Triathlon
2013 ITU World Triathlon Madrid
2013 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel
2013 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2014 Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup
2014 ITU World Triathlon Cape Town
2014 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2014 ITU World Triathlon London
2014 ITU World Triathlon London
2014 ITU World Triathlon London
2014 ITU World Triathlon Chicago
2014 ITU World Triathlon Chicago
2014 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2014 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2014 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Edmonton
2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Edmonton
2015 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2015 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2015 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2015 ITU World Triathlon Auckland
2015 ITU World Triathlon Auckland
2015 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast
2015 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast
2015 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast
2015 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2015 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2015 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2015 ITU World Triathlon London
2015 ITU World Triathlon London
2015 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2015 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event
2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event
2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event
2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2016 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2016 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2016 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel
2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel

American triathlete Gwen Jorgensen revealed yesterday that she will change the focus of her career from draft-legal triathlon to the marathon. In her approximately five years of competing on the ITU circuit, Jorgensen cemented her spot as one of the greatest triathletes to ever live. The American posted an unparalleled 17 WTS victories, earned two world championship titles, and became the first U.S. athlete to win Olympic gold in triathlon. Look back on her ITU career with this gallery from the great photographers of the International Triathlon Union.

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