"Don't be afraid to give up on the good and go for the great." 

21x Podiums last season | 7x Half Ironman Wins | 2x New Zealand National Champ

 
 
 

Hey my name is Amelia Rose Watkinson

Professional Triathlete. BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace. Born in New Zealand 14th September 1991. Coached by Bevan McKinnon. Graduated University of Auckland with a Bachelors in Architecture. Making a career out of my passion, with freedom, flexibility and business opportunity. Living, training and racing around the world forever chasing the physical and mental challenge and the endorphin high. Indulging in the local cuisines and learning hello and thank you in as many languages as possible. Meeting people with inspiring stories and encouraging people to pursue their own passions.

 
 

Race Season:

"Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer."

70.3 Mallorca -

May 13th

70.3 Barcelona -

21st May  

 

 

70.3 European Champs, Elsinore - 18th June

 

Blog:

Race reports, triumphs, dwindlings and discerning fables of my pro triathlete journey.

Supporters:

"Surround yourself with people that reflect who you want to be and how you want to feel. Energies are contagious."

 
 
 
 
 

Instagram: 

"Be a flamingo in a flock of Pigeons."

 

Race Results: 

"You never loose. Either you win or you learn.”

 

2017

  • 1st - Tour of Wiengsra, Thailand, April
  • 5th - 70.3 Luizhou, China, May 
  • 2nd - GC Tour of Mansfield | 1st QOM, Australia, March 
  • 9th - GC Tour of East Gippsland, Australia, February
  • 1st - NZ National Champs | Port of Tauranga Half Ironman, January

 

2016

  • 3rd - 70.3 Taupo, New Zealand, December
  • 1st - Laguna Phuket Triathlon, Thailand, November
  • 1st - Bohol 5150, Philippines, November
  • 1st - Challenge Kanchanaburi, Thailand, October
  • 1st - Challenge Jeju, Korea, September
  • 1st - ITU ld Weihai, China, September
  • 1st - Challenge Iskander Puteri, Malaysia, August
  • 6th - 70.3 Asia Pacific Champs, Cebu, Philippines, August
  • 1st - 70.3 Busan, Korea, June
  • 1st - 5150 Subic Bay, Philippines, June
  • 1st - Pattaya Triathlon, Bangkok, May
  • 2nd - National Club Champs Cycling Road Race, Alexandra, Apri
  • 3rd - National Club Champs Cycling Time Trial, Alexandra, April
  • 1st - Dynamo Cycling Series Final, Tokoroa, April
  • 1st - Gentle Annie Bike Race, Taihape, March
  • 1st - Dynamo Cycling Series Race 5, Pokeno, March
  • 1st - Womens REV Classic, Cambridge, February
  • 1st - HUB Cycle Tour, Hawkes Bay, January
  • 1st - NZ National Champs | Port of Tauranga Half Ironman, January

2015

  • 2nd - 70.3 Taupo, December
  • 5th - Dynamo Cycling Series Race 1, Te Awamutu, October
  • 1st - Tour of the Bay, Hawkes Bay, October
  • 5th - 70.3 Putrajaya, April
  • 3rd - Asia-Pacific Champs | 70.3 Auckland, January