Biography:

Please note: the information below is accurate as of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Max Plaxton made his first appearance at an Olympic Games in 2012 and competed in the mountain bike event in London. Plaxton crashed during race and did not finish.

Plaxton entered London as the reigning two-time Canadian National Mountain Bike Champion after having won the title for the second consecutive year in June of 2012.

In 2011, he won a silver medal at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico and also competed at the World Champions and placed 22nd overall.

Plaxton also had a successful U23 career winning a World Junior Championship bronze medal in 2006.

Coach(es):

Dan Proulx, National Team Coach