Paul Lake (cyclist)

Paul John Lake, OAM[1] (born 6 June 1970)[2] is an Australian Paralympic cyclist. He was born in Melbourne.[2] He won a silver medal at the 1996 Atlanta Games in the Mixed Omnium LC2 event.[3] At the 2000 Sydney Games, he won a gold medal in the Mixed Team Olympic Sprint LC1–3 event, for which he received a Medal of the Order of Australia,[1] a silver medal in the Mixed Individual Pursuit LC2 event, and a bronze medal in the Mixed 1 km Time Trial LC2 event.[3] He was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder in 1995 and 1997.[4]

Paul Lake
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Lake shows his bronze medal which he won at the 2000 Summer Paralympics LC2 1 km Time Trial
Personal information
Full namePaul John Lake
Nationality Australia
Born6 June 1970
Melbourne
Medal record
Cycling
Paralympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2000 Sydney Mixed Team Olympic Sprint LC1–3
Silver medal – second place 1996 Atlanta Mixed Omnium LC2
Silver medal – second place 2000 Sydney Mixed Individual Pursuit LC2
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Mixed 1 km Time Trial LC2
IPC Track and Road World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1994 Hasselt Men's Individual Pursuit LC2
Silver medal – second place 1994 Hasselt Men's Road Race Time Trial LC2
Bronze medal – third place 1994 Hasselt Men's Sprint LC2
Silver medal – second place 1998 Colorado Springs Mixed Individual Pursuit LC2
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Colorado Springs Mixed Road Race Time Trial LC2
Paul Lake in the LC1 omnium event at the 1996 Summer Paralympics

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Lake, Paul John, OAM". It's an Honour. Archived from the original on 3 October 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Australians at the 1996 Atlanta Paralympics: Cyclists". Australian Sports Commission. Archived from the original on 20 January 2000. Retrieved 27 January 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Athlete Search Results". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 27 January 2012.
  4. ^ Excellence : the Australian Institute of Sport. Canberra: Australian Sports Commission. 2002. ISBN 1-74013-060-X.