About Lizzie

Originally I was a young swimmer, but chose to invest my time into track running throughout secondary and tertiary education. My neighbour suggested trying Off-road triathlon and I’ve been hooked ever since ! Over the past years I’ve been improving my biking skills and have loved getting back into the pool. Running feels like home and I’m always keen to race. Having achieved World Amateur Champion and consistently performing at the top of my age group, I decided to compete as a PRO (while still maintaining a full time job). Results were very promising so I decided in early 2015 to work part time and really explore what I can achieve with more training and racing under my belt. I’ve loved the journey over the past few years travelling the world working, training, and racing. I’ve racked up some results I’m very proud of, and enjoy spreading the LiveMore spirit of Xterra .

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Lizzie Orchard

D.O.B: 26/11/85

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
Height: 5.11’
Education: Bachelor of Technology (Food) with Honors, Massey University.
Hobbies: Apart from Triathlon I also enjoy travel, baking, shopping, movies, outdoor adventures, wine and coffee !!!

Team: Aloha Racing  http://aloharacing.com/