David Hopton is an elite triathlete from Ancaster, Ontario. Inspired by Simon Whitfield, David started his journey as a triathlete in 2001, and has raced elite for the past five years. He has raced in countries including Canada, Tobago, Barbados, Hungary, and the USA. David has been a part of the Canadian National Age Group Team three times, and won bronze at the 2010 Age Group World Championships in Budapest. He has a BSc in Kinesiology with Honours, and is currently the Head Coach of a Triathlon Team in Hamilton, Ontario.