Mark seizes golden opportunity


OLYMPIC hero Mark Colbourne MBE plans to put down roots on the Costa Blanca after falling in love with the area – and help motivate other people to success.
The 49-year-old cyclist won gold at the 2012 London Paralympic Games after breaking his back in 2009; plunging 11m in an emergency landing while paragliding – but fought back to take the title and twice smash a world record in a single day, both in qualifying and in the final itself.

Read more in this week’s print edition or go to e-paper


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.