Roberto Garcia Lachner

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Roberto Garcia Lachner
Personal information
Full name Roberto Garcia Lachner
Nationality Costa Rica
Born (1977-01-02) 2 January 1977 (age 40)
Mason City, Iowa, United States
Residence Costa Rica
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport Triathlon
Team Banco BANSOL Costa Rica

Roberto Garcia Lachner (born 2 January 1977), is a triathlete from the country of Costa Rica, who specializes in freestyle swimming[1] , but also competes in amateur road bicycle racing[2] .[3] As a youth swimmer, Garcia trained under the guidance of U.S. 6-time Olympic swim coach Michael Lohberg[4] and was named twice by the Florida Gold Coast Swimming Organization a Top 10 Age Group Swimmer in 1988 and 1989,[5] held 50, 100 and 200 yard freestyle pool records at the Coral Springs Aquatic & Sports Complex[6] and has competed in numerous amateur road races,[7] marathons and triathlons including offroad MTB[8] , olympic, Ironman 70.3 and full Ironman Triathlon distances.


  1. ^ Herren, David (26 January 1992). "Roberto Garcia competes with Coral Springs Swim Team in LN Open International Swimming Meet in Luxembourg". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Chinchilla, Edgar (10 April 2010). "80km one-man breakaway during stage one of the eighth edition of the Vuelta San Carlos". La Nacion. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  3. ^ Zumbado, Sandra (10 November 2000). "Stage winner of the 2000 Vuelta Internacional de Higuito". La Nacion. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  4. ^ Robb, Sharon (13 October 1991). "Roberto Garcia trains under former West German national coach, Michael Lohberg". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  5. ^ Florida Gold Coast Swimming
  6. ^ Coral Springs Aquatic Complex
  7. ^ Bair, Nikki. "Stage 10 of the 36th Vuelta a Costa Rica". Cycling News. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  8. ^ Sheehan, Kelly. "5th out of the water at XTERRA Costa Rica". Retrieved 11 April 2014. 

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