|Clara Hughes Wiki/Profile|
|Name/Famous as||Clara Hughes|
|Birthday||August 27, 1972|
|Age||46 years old|
|Other Name||Clara, Hughes|
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Clara Hughes Biography
Clara Hughes is best known as a Cyclist. Olympic cyclist and speed skater and an inductee into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame who won two bronze medals in 1996 Summer games and one gold, one silver, two bronze medals over the course of three Winter games. Clara Hughes was born on August 27, 1972 in Winnipeg, Canada. She did not envision herself as an athlete growing up, having partaken in smoking, drinking and drugs growing up. She was 16 when she started speed skating, moving to cycling in 1990. Clara Hughes is one of the most successful Cyclist. She has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on August 27, 1972.
Clara Hughes, OC OM MSC (born September 27, 1972) is a Canadian cyclist and speed skater who has won multiple Olympic medals in both sports. Hughes won two bronze in the 1996 Summer Olympics and four medals (one gold, one silver, two bronze) over the course of three Winter Olympics. She is tied with Cindy Klassen as the Canadian with the most Olympic medals, with six medals total.
In the 2000/2001 season, Hughes made a successful comeback to speed skating, participating in the World Single Distance Championships in Salt Lake City, where she finished 11th in the 3000 m.
She also has a position among the list of Most popular Cyclist. Clara is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 46 years old.
Family: Parents, Children & Relatives
She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She was awarded the Order of Manitoba in 2006 and a year later was made a member of the Order of Canada. She has not shared enough information about family details. However, our team currently working, we will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Childrens information.
Hughes was born in Winnipeg, and is a graduate of Elmwood High School. In an interview on CBC radio show Definitely Not the Opera, Hughes reveals that as a youth, she smoked cigarettes, drank a lot at a young age and did a lot of drugs, admitting she did not envision herself as an athlete. She was inspired to begin skating after witnessing Gaétan Boucher at the 1988 Winter Olympics. She started with speed skating, but in 1990 she moved to competitive cycling, competing in track cycling and road cycling.
Hughes is one of the few athletes who have competed in both the Summer and Winter Olympic games. Hughes is one of only five people to have podium finishes in the Winter and Summer versions of the games, and is the only person ever to have won multiple medals in both. Hughes was the first Canadian woman to win a medal in road cycling at the Olympics, winning two in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.
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She participated at the 1991, 1995, 1999 and 2003 Pan American Games and won eight Pan American Games medals. A participant at the 1990, 1994 and 2002 Commonwealth Games, Hughes won gold in the time trial (road, 2002), bronze in the points race on the velodrome (2002), and silver in the 50 km team time trial (1994, with Alison Sydor, Anne Samplonius, and Lesley Tomlinson).
Age, Height & Measurements
Clara Hughes current age 46 years old years old. She born under the Virgo horoscope as Clara's birth date is August 27. Clara Hughes height 7 Feet 9 Inches (Approx) & weight 284 lbs (128.8 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.
A four-time participant of the women’s Tour de France, Hughes has won the 1994 Women’s Challenge and the 1997 Liberty Classic.
|Height||6 Feet 10 Inches (Approx)|
|Weight||242 lbs (109.7 kg) (Approx)|
|Shoe Size||11.5 (US), 10.5 (UK), 46 (EU), 29 (CM)|
Hughes, an 18-time Canadian national cycling champion, won the silver medal at the 1995 World Cycling Championships (time trial).
Clara Hughes Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth: $1-2 Million
Clara Hughes net worth has been growing significantly. Clara Hughes’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Cyclist. We have estimated Clara's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth||$1-2 Million|
|Source of Income||Cyclist|
|Source of Income||Cyclist|
|Verification Status||Not Verified|
She is also the National Spokesperson for the Bell ‘Let’s Talk Mental Health’ initiative, including Bell ‘Let’s Talk Day’. Hughes uses her past struggles with depression to relate to others and to help combat issues including the stigma involved with mental health issues. “Hughes battled deep depression, which threatened to derail her life, after winning two bronze medals in cycling at the 1996 Olympics.” Since 2013, Hughes has initiated annual bike rides across Canada in order to raise awareness about mental health. In 2015, a CTV-produced documentary Clara’s Big Ride premiered on the fifth annual Bell Let’s Talk Day (a national mental health awareness day in Canada). Her memoir, “Open Heart, Open Mind”, was published in 2015.
Who is Clara Hughes Dating?
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|Previously Dated with||Not Known|
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Hughes participated in the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics, winning two bronze medals at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, in the individual road race and the individual time trial. These were the second and the third ever medals in road cycling for Canada, after Steve Bauer’s silver medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics, and the first medals in cycling for a Canadian woman. As of 2011, these were the only three cycling medals for Canada.
Hughes started speed skating at the age of 16, and then took up the sport of cycling at the age of 17. She would eventually return to the sport of speed skating at the age of 28, after achieving success in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. With her experience and endurance earned through cycling, Hughes went on to a successful career competing in the 3,000 m and 5,000 m. This would eventually lead her to medal in these long distance events at the Winter Olympics. She then returned to cycling, at the age of 38, to later successfully return for the 2012 London Olympics.
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