Oz Sanchez

Cycling

Sanchez
  • 2008
  • 2012
Name: Oz Sanchez
Sport: Para Cycling
Current Residence: San Diego, Calif.
College: San Diego State University

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games, gold (team relay), bronze (individual time trial)
  • 2008 Paralympic Games, Gold medal, time trial (H4); Bronze medal, road race (H4) – Paralympic Games, Beijing, China
Career Highlights:
  • 2011 Gold medal, road time trial (H4); Gold medal, road race (H4) - Parapan American Games, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • 2011: Gold medal, time trial (H4); Gold medal, mixed team relay – UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships, Roskilde, Denmark 
  • 2011: First place, overall (H4) - UCI Para-Cycling World Cup series
  • 2010: Finisher - Ironman World Championships, Kona, Hawaii
  • 2010: Gold medal, time trial (H4); Gold medal, road race (H4); Silver medal, mixed team relay – UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships, Quebec, Canada
  • 2009: Gold medal, time trial (H4) – UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships, Bogogno, Italy
  • 2008: Gold medal, time trial (H4); Bronze medal, road race (H4) – Paralympic Games, Beijing, China
  • 2008: Gold medal – Accenture U.S. Paratriathlon National Championships, New York, New York

Fun Facts: Oz grew up in Los Angeles and spent six years as a member of the U.S. Marine Corps. He earned his bachelor's in business from San Diego State University and is now a motivational speaker.

Learn more: 
US Para Cycling



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