Hot off the heels of her commercial for Nike, Portuguese triathlete Vanessa Fernandes won the silver medal in Beijing. Despite being the favorite to win the triathlon, Fernandes finished with a time of 1:59:34.63, about a minute behind gold medalist Emma Snowsill of Australia. Her medal was the first for the Portuguese in Beijing.
Fernandes was introduced to the triathlon by her father, a former cyclist, in 1999. The 2004 Athens Olympics were her first Olympic Games, where at just 18 she finished in eighth place.
Stats for Olympic Triathlete Models
Trending: Older & Warm
Research: 7,861 clicks in 404 w
Interest: > 3 minutes
Concept: Olympic Triathlete Models
Related: 77 examples / 59 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 28 similar articles, including: beijing 2008 olympic games usbs, celebratory commercials, and animated advertising for beijing olympics.
Olympic Triathlete Models
More Stats +/-
Beijing 2008 Olympic Games USBs
Animated Advertising For Beijing Olympics
Controversial 2008 Beijing Olympics Ads
$38 Billion Olympics