Mark Colbourne
Name: Mark Colbourne
Occupation: Cyclist
Gender: Male
Birth Day: November 9, 1969
Age: 51
Country: Wales
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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Mark Colbourne

Mark Colbourne was born on November 9, 1969 in Wales (51 years old). Mark Colbourne is a Cyclist, zodiac sign: Scorpio. Nationality: Wales. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed.

Trivia

In addition to his gold in the individual pursuit, he also won a silver medal in the 1 km time trial at the 2012 Paralympics.

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Before Fame

He broke his back in 2009, but continued playing sports with great skill and passion.

Biography

Biography Timeline

1969

Colbourne was born on 9 November 1969 in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales. He played volleyball at international level for Wales between 1990 and 1993.

2009

He broke his back in 2009 after falling 35 feet (11 m) when forced into an emergency landing whilst paragliding.

2010

Following his accident Colbourne began cycling through Disability Sport Wales. He competes in the C1 classification for riders on upright bikes with the most severe disability. He trained with disabled cycling coach Neil Smith at the Newport Velodrome and made his first appearance in a track race in May 2010 at the Wales Grand Prix.

2011

In 2011 he won his first UCI Para-Cycling World Cup medals. He took bronze in the C1 time trail in Segovia, Spain at his debut at World Cup level. At the round in Baie-Comeau, Canada, he won the silver medal in the same event behind Juan Jose Mendez Fernandez of Spain. His first World Championship medal was a silver at the 2011 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships held in Roskilde, Denmark.

2012

In 2012 Colbourne won his first world title, taking the gold medal in the C1 3 km individual pursuit at the 2012 UCI Para-Cycling Track World Championships in Los Angeles, United States. At the same Championships he won the silver medal in the C1 1 km time trial.

He was selected as part of the cycling team for Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Paralympics. On 30 August 2012 Colbourne won a silver medal and Great Britain's first medal of the 2012 Paralympics, in the C1-3 1 km time trial. On 31 August 2012 he won a gold medal in the C1 3 km individual pursuit after breaking the world record in both the qualification round and the final. He is scheduled to compete in two road cycling events; the C1 road time trial, on 5 September; and the C1-3 road race on 6 September.

2013

Colbourne was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2013 New Year Honours for services to cycling. In August 2013 Colbourne announced his retirement from para-cycling.

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Currently, Mark Colbourne is 51 years, 8 months and 15 days old. Mark Colbourne will celebrate 52nd birthday on a Tuesday 9th of November 2021.

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