Olympian, Middle Distance Rocket
A native of the Czech Republic but a self-professed athletic nomad, Vodickova is happiest when she steps up to a race start line, something she does with surprising frequency and equal success. The 2012 Olympian and former ITU star has tallied double-digit victories in both Olympic and half iron-distance racing in the past few years–and that’s on top of an already impressive resume of ITU 1st-place and podium finishes. The tall, exotic beauty’s ever-present smile belies the fierce competitor beneath–she’s equally respected for her sparkly personality as for her unquestionable athletic skill. In 2018 Radka became a mother to baby girl, Ruby. This has not slowed her down one bit as you can see below.
Radka by the Numbers
10 Number of podium finishes in 2014 & 2016
5 Number of victories at 70.3/half distance in 2014
7 Number of victories in 2018 (all within a year of having a baby)
20+ Times Radka typically races per year
4 Languages Radka speaks fluently
6th Place at 2014 70.3 World Champs (1st attempt)
5th Place at 2018 IM 70.3 World Champs
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