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Alexander Bozhilov

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  • Represents: Bulgaria BUL
  • Year of birth: 2005
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Full Stats

Given NameAlexander
Family NameBozhilov
RepresentingBUL
Year of Birth2005
Place of BirthSofia, Bulgaria
Height170
World Triathlon Debut2022
CoachBoris Bozhilov
NicknameAlex
HobbiesHiking
Other Sports CompetedT&F / XC / Off-Road Running / Lifesaving / Fin Swimming / Skiing / Half-Marathon / Marathon / Ultras
HeroKristian Blummenfelt
Instagram@alexander_bozhilov
Race Starts31
Race Wins5
Race Podiums14
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Bio

From the streets of Sofia, Bulgaria, a young athlete destined for greatness, Alexander Bozhilov’s journey began with a splash at the age of 4, diving headfirst into the world of swimming, achieving multiple natonal-level medals and recognition. Yet, it wasn’t long before his ambitions expanded, propelling him towards the exhilarating realm of triathlon and aquathlon.

Bozhilov’s rise to prominence has been nothing short of meteoric. At just 18, he boasts an impressive array of accolades, from clinching the title of Vice World Aquathlon Junior Champion in 2022, to dominating the European circuit with multiple Junior and U23 medals, his track record speaks volumes. Not content with regional success, Bozhilov’s triumph as the African Aquathlon Elite Champion in 2024 showcased his ability to conquer global competition.

But Bozhilov’s talents extend far beyond the confines of aquathlon. With a staggering six-time reign as the National Junior and U23 Champion in Track and Cross Country, he has left an indelible mark on the athletics world. His podium finish in the Elite National Half-Marathon Championship for 2024 further solidified his status as a hybrid athlete with an insatiable hunger for victory.

Yet, for Bozhilov, success is not merely measured in medals and titles. It is about pushing the boundaries of human potential, inspiring others to chase their dreams, and leaving a lasting legacy in the annals of sporting history. With his sights set on the 2028 or 2032 Olympics in triathlon, he continues to train with unwavering determination, fueled by the relentless pursuit of excellence.

Achivments:
1st place in the Elite World Aquathlon Rankings for 2024
Vice World Aquathlon Junior Champion for 2022
Multiple European Aquathlon Junior / U23 medalist
Balkan Junior / U23 Champion
Multiple ETJC medalist
African Aquathlon Elite Champion for 2024
National Triathlon / Aquathlon Elite Champion
6x T&F / XC National Junior / U23 Champion
3rd place in the Elite National Half-Marathon Championship for 2024

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