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Date of birth
14 Aug 1979
Sport GuidesCYCLING - MOUNTAIN BIKE
Rubens Valeriano competed in CYCLING - MOUNTAIN BIKE
Did you know?
- The Mountain Bike competition is taking place at Hadleigh Farm in Essex. The course is set against the backdrop of the 700-year-old ruin of Hadleigh Castle.
- There are no heats in the Olympic mountain bike events. For both the men’s and women’s races, all competitors start together and the first rider to cross the finish line wins.
- Mountain biking made its Olympic debut in 1996, little more than 20 years after it was created as a sport in Mount Tamalpais, California.
- Julien Absalon of France is going for a hat-trick of Olympic titles, having won gold in 2004 and 2008.
- He is one of 50 men taking part in the London 2012 competition, while 30 female cyclists will compete in the women’s race.
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