Colin Lynch: track - 3km individual, team sprint. Road - time trial, road race

Updated: Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 17:09

Colin Lynch: track - 3km individual, team sprint. Road - time trial, road race
Colin Lynch: track - 3km individual, team sprint. Road - time trial, road race

Colin Lynch has been cycling competitively since he was 16, but only became involved in paracycling in 2008.

He crowned an impressive career to date by winning his time-trial at 2011′s UCI World Paracycling Road Championships. He followed this up with an eighth-place finish in Rome in the UCI Paracycling World Cup.

Now a full-time cyclist, Lynch will compete in four events at his first Paralympic Games at London 2012.

Age: 41

Disability: amputee

Sports classification: C2

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