Bradley Wiggins is a Belgian-born British cyclist. Bradley Wiggins has excelled on both road and track, becoming the first UK rider to win the Tour de France in 2012. He is also gold with eight medals, five of which are also popular as Britain’s most decorated Olympic champion.
Bradley Wiggins was born on April 28, 1980, Ghent, Belgium. That makes him 41 years old as of 2021. He later grew up in the UK. His father Gary Wiggins was an Australian track cyclist. And his mother Linda was English. So he later moved to England after her parents divorced. He has a half brother Ryan who is younger than him, astrologically Taurus. He holds British citizenship and follows Christianity. However, there are no accurate reports confirming his ethnicity.
Speaking of educational background, he completed his schooling at St. Augustine’s Junior School. He later also enrolled at St. Augustine’s Church of England High School, Kilburn.
Bradley has established himself as a world-class cyclist today. The idea of becoming a cyclist first entered his mind when Chris Boardman won cycling gold in Barcelona in 1992. Such was his enthusiasm that he made his first appearance in the race at the age of 12. He was fascinated by competing in the Olympic Games and the Tour de France. During the first days he performed at the national events. His talent soon led him to the British track and field team.
Bradley made his debut at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. He won 2 bronze and 1 gold medals at this tournament. He also won gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Speaking of another Olympic journey, he won another gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics. The winning streak continued at the Rio 2016 Olympics when he increased his medal tally to 8. He won a medal with his team at this event. This made the decorated British Olympian.
He also took part in the Tour de France. He first appeared in 2010 when he placed 24th. But later at the 2012 Tour de France he won the competition. This made him the only one to win both the Tour de France and Olympic gold in the same year. In 2013 he also won the Tour of Britain.
net worth and performance
Bradley deserves good luck as a professional cyclist and lives a life of luxury. He has a net worth of around in 2021.
There are many medals and awards during his time in national and international arenas. This brilliant cyclist was knighted by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace in 2013, making him Sir Bradley Wiggins.
The cyclist also lives a romantic and married life. With , he took the vows of marriage Catherine Wiggins in November 2004, after being together for two full years, they have three children together; Ben, Rebekah and Isabella. They currently live in Eccleston, Lancashire. He is direct about gender choice.
Bradley was once attracted to news in a controversy. He was found to be taking a banned drug, a corticosteroid, triamcinolone, to enhance his performance. But he has denied the allegations.
body measurement and social media
Bradley has a perfectly fitted body and excellent physical attributes. The cyclist is 6 feet and 2 inches high. He weighs 69 kg. His hair color is brown and his eye color is green. The full body readings of his stand up
Bradley is also active on social media. He has his official accounts on various social media platforms. His Facebook account Wiggins has 97,000 followers. He is also followed by 399,000 people Instagram The @bradwiggins account and the @SirWiggo Twitter account also have 77.3k followers.