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Paula Newby-Fraser


1962 Born in Harare, Zimbabwe
1976-80 In high school, competes as a nationally ranked South Africanswimmer; also dances
1980-84 Attends college; does not participate in sports
1985 Enters and wins her first triathlon; wins South African national Ironman; comes in third in Hawaii Ironman
1985-present Competes as professional triathlete
1987 After winning eight Hawaii Ironman titles, begins running ultramarathons
1989 Founds Multi-Sport School of Champions

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Famous Sports StarsOther SportsPaula Newby-Fraser Biography - "competing Touched A Spark In Me", Becomes A Professional Triathlete, "running Is My Passion", Chronology - SELECTED WRITINGS BY NEWBY-FRASER: