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Team(s): National Team
2014 ITU Rank: 88
2014 USAT Rank: 7
First Year Elite: 2013

Twitter: @Cburnsfire

Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
Resides: Seattle, Wash.
College: Colgate University
Birthdate: 6/2/1990 (25)
Birthplace: Seattle, Wash.

Career Highlights
USA Triathlon National Team Member
2014 USA Triathlon Elite Sprint National Champion

Elite Athlete Career
Eighth at the Huatulco ITU World Cup on June 14 • Recorded her career-best ITU World Triathlon Series finish on April 25 in Cape Town, South Africa

2014: Closed out 2014 with two top-10 finishes in ITU World Cups, finishing ninth in Alanya on Sept. 27 and fifth in Tongyeong on Oct. 18 • Won the 2014 USA Triathlon Elite Sprint National Championships in Las Vegas on Sept. 11Finished fifth at the 2014 Banyoles ETU Triathlon European Cup • Placed sixth at the 2014 Zhenjiang ASTC Triathlon Premium Asian Cup • Finished seventh at the 2014 Clermont PATCO Sprint Triathlon Pan American Cup

2013: Placed 14th at her ITU World Cup debut in Edmonton (2013) • Finished 20th at the 2013 Palamos ITU World Cup • Placed 15th at the Tiszaujvaros ITU World Cup • Finished 22nd at the 2014 ITU U23 World Championships in London • En route to earning her elite license in 2013, won both the Richmond Elite Development Race and the ITU San Diego Age Group Race

Athletic Background: Colgate University Female Athlete of the Year in 2012 • Issaquah Middle School 1600m track record holder in 5:12 (2004) • Participated in age-group swimming from ages 5 to 15 • Competed in cross country and track from middle school through high school and college

Daughter of Loren and Tracy Burns • Has one brother • Competed in track and field and cross country and majored in Geography and Computer Science at Colgate • Enjoys hiking, trivia, snowboarding, cooking, crossword puzzles, gardening and maps in her spare time