Andrea Hewitt

Sport/discipline: Triathlon, Olympic distance

About Andrea: I began triathlon at age 22 switching from the surf life. I turned professional in 2005 after finishing a bachelor of commerce at the University of Canterbury. I like traveling and visiting new places and avoiding winter weather.

Hometown: Christchurch, New Zealand

Current residence: Christchurch, New Zealand (October - April), and Sète, France (April - October)

SRAM® products used: SRAM RED groupset.

Zipp® products used: 303 Firecrest® tubular, Zipp 101 clincher, Service course® SL stem 90 mm/17 degrees, Service Course bar, 40 cm, carbon fiber bottle cages - silver.

Favorite SRAM product and why: SRAM RED groupset - for the smooth and easy gear changing and the comfortable hood position.

Favorite Zipp product and why: 303 Firecrest tubular - best race wheels for every type of course.

Notable Race Results:


Silver World Championship Series overall

1st World Championship Series Grand Final - Beijing

1st World Championship Series - Yokohama

1st ITU World Cup - Auckland

Bronze Sprint World Championships - Lausanne


Bronze World Championship Series overall

1st World Championship Series - Madrid


8th Olympic Games Triathlon - Beijing


Bronze Commonwealth Games Triathlon - Melbourne


1st ITU World Championships - U23



Twitter: @andreahewittnz