John Erik Rasmussen has made a name for himself in triathlon, traveling around the world, racing at the pinnacle of the sport, and excelling amongst the best. One of Canada's top Senior Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathletes, John's versatility and strength allow him to compete across a wide spectrum of race formats and earn him international podiums. Recruited and drafted by Major League Triathlon, John represents the Carolina Gliders in the United States only professional triathlon league. A graduate of McMaster University, John Rasmussen is well-balanced and represented McMaster on the Varsity Swimming, Cross-country, and Track Teams.
John Rasmussen is a sponsored athlete of HUUB Design, ISM Saddles, Caledon Hills Cycle/Cervélo, and DK Orthotic Solutions. John not only represents their brands in races, but elevates their online presence and provides engaging peer-to-peer exposure through community and public speaking events.
John dreams to represent Canada in triathlon at the upcoming Commonwealth, Pan American, and Olympic Games. Along his journey, John hopes to inspire youth to pursue an active, healthy lifestyle and their own dreams.