Maris Strombergs Latvia
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

10 Mar 1987

Height

1.86m

Weight

90kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

CYCLING - BMX

Biography

Competed in: CYCLING - BMXCycling - BMX

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Latvia's Maris Strombergs Phillips crashes out of BMX final

Great Britain's Liam Phillips crashes out of the men's cycling BMX final as Maris Strombergs secures gold for Latvia.

10 Aug 12

Liam Phillips Phillips earns spot in BMX semis

Men's BMX

9 Aug 12

Great Britain's Liam Phillips progresses to the semi-finals of the men's BMX, as does hotly tipped American Connor Fields.

Reade calls for BMX track changes

Women's BMX

20 Aug 11

Three-time world champion Shanaze Reade wins the London Games BMX test event, but says track changes are needed.

Results for Maris Strombergs

Date Event Rank Mark
10 Aug Men's BMX Final Run 1 gold 37.576
10 Aug Men's BMX Semi-finals, Heat 2 3 10
9 Aug Men's BMX Quarter-finals, Heat 4 2 8
8 Aug Men's BMX Seeding, Heat 1 11 38.697

Head to Head

Maris Strombergs vs Liam Phillips

Maris Strombergs

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London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

37.576 Men's BMX

Height

1.86m (6'1")

Weight

90kg

Age

27

Liam Phillips

Liam Phillips Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

2:11.918 Men's BMX

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

83kg

Age

25

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