Non Stanford's support team
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Olympics 2016: Who is in triathlete Non Stanford's team?

Former world triathlon champion Non Stanford has 20 people in her support team.

Among them is a dietician, physiologist, doctor, running partner, coaches, and logistical support.

The Welsh triathlete, who hopes to win a medal at the Olympics in Rio, said their help is vital.

"Any medal is not an individual victory, it is definitely a team medal," said Stanford, 27, who now lives in Leeds.

The former World triathlon champion added: "You are the person who has to go out and deliver the performance, but there is a whole team behind you that make it happen, from coaching and cooking to being there and being great friends.

"The hard work of a lot of people is transferred into my performance on the day."

  • 08 Aug 2016
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