|Kurt Fearnley Wiki/Profile|
|Name/Famous as||Kurt Fearnley|
|Birthday||March 23, 1981|
|Age||38 years old|
|Other Name||Kurt, Fearnley|
Kurt Fearnley Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, body measurements, family, career, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details. He and Cameron Carr are both famous Australian Paralympic wheelchair athletes.
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Kurt Fearnley Biography
Kurt Fearnley is best known as a Paralympian. Australian Paralympian who won gold medals in wheelchair racing at the 2004 and 2008 Paralympic Games. He is also remembered for his dominant performance at the 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships, where he won three gold medals. Kurt Fearnley was born on March 23, 1981 in Australia. He was born with a condition known as sacral agenesis and is missing parts of his spine. Kurt Fearnley is one of the most successful Paralympian. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on March 23, 1981.
Fearnley was born on 23 March 1981 in the New South Wales town of Cowra as the youngest of five children. He was born with sacral agenesis; he is missing certain parts of his lower spine and all of his sacrum. At the time of his birth, doctors did not believe he would live longer than a week. He grew up in the small New South Wales town of Carcoar. At school, he took part in all sports including athletics and rugby league. He won his first athletics medal in the high jump. He took up wheelchair racing at the age of 14 and took it to an elite level at the age of 17.
In 2014, his autobiography Pushing the Limits: Life, Marathons & Kokoda was published.
He also has a position among the list of Most popular Paralympian. Kurt is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 38 years old.
Family: Parents, Children & Relatives
He is the youngest of five children. He has not shared enough information about family details. However, our team currently working, we will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Childrens information.
Kurt Harry Fearnley, AO (born 23 March 1981) is an Australian wheelchair racer, who has won gold medals at the Paralympic Games and ‘crawled’ the Kokoda Track. He has a congenital disorder called sacral agenesis which prevented fetal development of certain parts of his lower spine and all of his sacrum. In Paralympic events he is classified in the T54 classification. He focuses on long and middle-distance wheelchair races, and has also won medals in sprint relays. He participated in the 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Games. Fearnley finished his Paralympic Games career with silver and bronze medals at the 2016 Rio Paralympics. He won a gold and silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and was the Australian flag bearer at the closing ceremony.
At the 2012 London Paralympics, he was aiming to be the first person to win three consecutive marathon T54 gold medals. However, he instead won a bronze medal in the Men’s Marathon T54 and a silver medal in the Men’s 5000 m T54.
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In 1997, Fearnley was a member of the Western Region Academy of Sport and by the 2000 Sydney Paralympics was representing Australia. At these Games, Fearnley won two silver medals in the 800 m and 4×100 m relay events. He also represented his country in the demonstration sport of Men’s 1500 m wheelchair, where he came 4th. He went to the 2002 IPC Athletics World Championships in Birmingham, England and finished 7th in both the 400 m and 800 m T54 events.
Age, Height & Measurements
Kurt Fearnley current age 38 years old years old. He born under the Aries horoscope as Kurt's birth date is March 23. Kurt Fearnley height 7 Feet 9 Inches (Approx) & weight 276 lbs (125.1 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.
At the 2004 Olympic Games, he finished 5th in the demonstration sport of Men’s 1500 m wheelchair. Following this he won two gold medals in the 5000 m T54 and marathon T54 events at the 2004 Athens Paralympics, for which he received a Medal of the Order of Australia. At the 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships in Assen, Netherlands, he won three gold medals and one bronze medal. Participating in his third Paralympics in Beijing, he won a gold medal in the marathon T54, two silver medals in the 800 m T54 and 5000 m T54 events and a bronze medal in the 1500 m T54 event.
|Height||4 Feet 7 Inches (Approx)|
|Weight||321 lbs (145.6 kg) (Approx)|
|Shoe Size||7.5 (US), 6.5 (UK), 40.5 (EU), 25.5 (CM)|
On 30 September 2009, Fearnley conducted a training climb of Sydney’s Centrepoint Tower’s 1,504 fire stairs in 20 minutes, taking them two at a time. While far short of the 6m 52s record for the annual charity climb (Sydney Tower Run-up), the Tower’s manager said this was quicker than the 25 minutes required by most able-bodied people. In 2009, he won his fourth New York City Marathon title, his third consecutive title in the Chicago Marathon and victories in Seoul, Paris, London and Sydney. In November 2009, Fearnley crawled the Kokoda Trail accompanied by family and friends in support of Movember and Beyond Blue. He completed the 96-kilometre (60 mi) journey in 10 days. In 2009, he was awarded the Young Australian of the Year for New South Wales.
Kurt Fearnley Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth: $1-2 Million
Kurt Fearnley net worth has been growing significantly. Kurt Fearnley’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Paralympian. We have estimated Kurt's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth||$1-2 Million|
|Source of Income||Paralympian|
|Source of Income||Paralympian|
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Fearnley is active in advocacy work, and has been an ambassador for the Don’t DIS my ABILITY campaign for four years. He was also a 2010 International Day of People with Disability Ambassador. In 2010, Fearnley competed again in the New York marathon, which he came in third. In the same year his image was featured on the medal for the 2010 Blackmores Sydney Running Festival. He also won a gold medal at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games in the 1500 m T54 event.
Who is Kurt Fearnley Dating?
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|Previously Dated with||Not Known|
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In 2010, Fearnley married Sheridan Rosconi at Glenrock Lagoon. Fearnley and Rosconi met while studying at Charles Sturt University in Bathurst, New South Wales. Their first son, Harry, was born in 2013 with a second child, a daughter Emilia born in 2017.
In early 2011 at the IPC Athletics World Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand, he won the marathon. Later in the year, Fearnley competed in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
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