Amber Neben

USA Cycling

A Neben
  • 2008
  • 2012

TwitterName: Amber Neben
Sport:
Cycling
Discipline:
Road Race, Time Trial
Height:
5’4”
Weight:
110
Current Residence:
Irvine, Calif.
College:
University of Nebraska, Biology

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 36th (road race), 7th (individual time trials)
  • 2008 Olympic Games, 33rd (road race)
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 USA Cycling Elite Road National Championships, 1st (time trial)
  • 2011 UCI Road World Championships, 8th (time trial)
  • 2011 Chrono des Nations champion
  • 2010 UCI Road World Championships, 4th (time trial)

Fun Facts: Enjoys watching sports, reading, hiking and golfing...Founded the Dare to Be project to reach out to homeless and underserved kids...Survived spinal meningitis after being in a comma for three days at age 4...Successfully treated for melanoma in 2007... Credits Jesus as the foundation for her personal and professional accomplishments...Earned a master’s in biology from the University of California, Irvine in 1999.

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