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Samantha Cools
  • Born: 03/03/1986
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 160cm
  • Weight: 60kg
  • Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Canada’s first-ever women’s Olympic nominee into BMX
  • Finished 5th at the 2008 World Championships in Taiyuan, China
  • One of the world’s most decorated BMX athletes having won a total of 10 UCI World Championship medals – five gold, four silver, one bronze
  • Five-time World junior champion (by age 17) and 13-time Canadian champion
  • Won first world age group title at age 10 in England and her first international competition, the UCI World Championships, was in Holland at age six where she finished fourth

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2008 Beijing Olympic Summer GamesCycling - BMXWomen - 7
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