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How did Martyn Ashton get injured?

Martyn Ashton spent five months in hospital in 2013 after crashing heavily from a three-metre-high bar performing a stunt at a Moto GP event at Silverstone. The damage to his spine left him unable to walk or cycle.

How did Martyn Ashton get injured?

Martyn Ashton spent five months in hospital in 2013 after crashing heavily from a three-metre-high bar performing a stunt at a Moto GP event at Silverstone. The damage to his spine left him unable to walk or cycle.

Is Martyn Ashton disabled?

Martyn Ashton, former British and World Champion mountain bike trials rider, who was paralysed following an accident in 2013, during a bike trials demo at the British Moto GP has become the proud owner of a Mountain Trike all terrain wheelchair.

How did Danny Macaskill get paralyzed?

Danny was invited to complete the filming of the new video Road Bike Party 2 by mountain bike cult hero Martyn Ashton, who broke his back in an accident half way through making the film, leaving him wheelchair bound for life.

What happened to Neil Donoghue?

Since retiring from downhill racing he has switched his focus to Gravity Enduro, has taken 10th at the Megavalanche, and subsequently ratcheted up two British Gravity Enduro national titles.

How old is Martyn Ashton?

47 years (December 2, 1974)Martyn Ashton / Age

Is Danny MacAskill alive?

As of April 2009, MacAskill had been practising several hours per day for more than 12 years. He gave up his job as a mechanic so he could ride full-time and now lives in Glasgow….Danny MacAskill.

Personal information
Role Rider
Rider type Street Trials

What age is Fabio Wibmer?

26 years (June 30, 1995)Fabio Wibmer / Age

Who is Blake Samson?

Dirt jump and slopestyle pro Born in Zimbabwe but now resident in the Isle of Wight, UK, Blake has travelled the world as a pro rider competing in the world’s premier dirt jump and slopestyle competitions.

How did Danny MacAskill get famous?

In April 2009, he released a five-minute street trials video to YouTube, filmed by his flatmate Dave Sowerby. This video gained widespread media attention, featuring stunts performed by MacAskill set to “The Funeral” by Band of Horses.

Does Fabio Wibmer have any siblings?

Florian WibmerFabio Wibmer / Siblings

What happened to Martyn Ashton on road bike party?

Martyn Ashton, international mountain bike trials legend, ex-World Champion and star of the Road Bike Party YouTube sensation, was injured during a trials demo held on Sunday 1st September at Silverstone’s Moto GP, England. bar and hit the ground with enough force to dislocate the t9 and T10 vertebrae in his spine.

Who is Ashton bikes?

In 2002 Martyn started riding for Animal Clothing and also created his own bicycle brand ‘Ashton Bikes’; Martyn’s designs were strikingly different and influenced trials bike design for many years to come.

What happened to Martyn from WD40 action sports?

During one of the stunts on the Animal WD40 Action Sports Tour, Martyn fell backwards off of a 10-foot high bar and hit the ground with enough force to dislocate the t9 and T10 vertebrae in his spine.

How long will Martyn’s injury take to heal?

The current medical plan is for Martyn to undergo six weeks of complete bed rest to allow his body to heal itself as much as possible. At that point a lot more will be known as to the long-term recovery he will be able to expect. Once the joint is stable he will then undertake a long and hard rehabilitation program.