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Paralympic Gold Medalist Jody Cundy to speak at Naidex.

Jody Cundy, one of the UK’s most successful Paralympic cyclists and swimmers, will be taking to the stage at this year’s Naidex show to discuss his experiences in Paralympic sport.  Arranged by specialist broker Chartwell Insurance, Cundy will also take part in a Q&A session when he appears on the event’s Trade Stage on Wednesday 29th April, from 15.15 to 16.00. ... Read More »

Double gold for Cundy caps great weekend for GB at Newport Para-cycling International

World champion Jody Cundy set a new personal best in the C4-5 kilo to help Great Britain to two gold medals on the final day of the Newport Para-cycling International. The 36-year-old set a time of 1:04.480, over four seconds quicker than Jozef Metelka in second. Neil Fachie and pilot Craig MacLean added tandem sprint gold to their kilo win ... Read More »

Para-cycling: GB enjoy medal success in Newport

Tandem pairing Neil Fachie and Craig Maclean led the way as Great Britain won 18 medals at the Newport Para-cycling International. The Commonwealth Games double gold medallists won both the kilo and sprint at the event which gave GB key qualification points for Rio 2016. Jody Cundy set a new personal best in the C4/5 kilo. There were also golds ... Read More »

Jonnie Peacock among star athletes confirmed for National Paralympic Day

Paralympic stars Jonnie Peacock, Jody Cundy, Aled Davies and Stef Reid are among the London 2012 medallists set to star in celebrations for National Paralympic Day at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Saturday August 30.   The athletes will be at the Park across the day, signing autographs and meeting fans as part of the free family festivities for National ... Read More »

Jody Cundy update after road traffic accident

Following a road traffic accident yesterday lunchtime whilst training in Majorca near Santa Maria Del Cami, we can confirm Jody only suffered minor injuries, including a bruised hand and cuts to his knee and elbow. Read More »

Jody Cundy questions track para-cycling calendar

British Paralympian Jody Cundy has criticised a lack of track para-cycling events, likening his discipline to a “long lost brother”.  There are no major international track para-cycling competitions scheduled for 2013 and the date of 2014’s world championships has yet to be confirmed. Read More »

Paralympic cyclist backs specialist broker Chartwell

Paralympic cyclist Jody Cundy, who became a household name after London 2012, has linked up with specialist insurance broker Chartwell to advertise its range of policies. Jody, 34, a world and Paralympic swimming champion before repeating the feat when switching to the velodrome, has been sponsored by the Norfolk-based broker for several years. Read More »

Jody Cundy finds Paralympic outburst ‘sad to watch’

Paralympic cyclist Jody Cundy has said he has only recently looked at a replay of his outburst at London 2012, admitting it was “sad to watch”.  The 34-year-old provided one of the summer’s most controversial moments with a rant at officials following his disqualification from the C4-5 1km. Read More »

Win a Paralympian Everyday!

We have teamed up with Minifigs, makers of Paralympic LEGO figurines, to offer an exclusive competition through the PosAbility website! You could be in with the chance of winning a LEGO Paralympian everyday next week, beginning on Monday 15th October!  Up for grabs are minifigs of Jody Cundy, Hannah Cockroft, Richard Whitehead, Read More »

Telegraph Showcase 50 Top Paralympic Photos

The Telegraph online have collated 50 amazing moments from the Paralympics. They showcase the emotion, the athleticism and the awe-inspiring. Check them out here  Read More »

Paralympics show how cycling fits almost any impairment

Before the Paralympics I wasn’t completely ignorant about disabled cycling. I even had personal experience of how very fast people can ride even with relatively severe impairments: in separate multi-stage mountain bike events I have been soundly trounced by a rider with one leg amputated at the hip, and another with a to-the-shoulder arm amputation. Read More »

Jody Cundy ready for Commonwealth Games challenge

Paralympics cyclist Jody Cundy has admitted he faces the biggest challenge of his career to win a place in England’s Commonwealth Games team.  The 33-year-old from Wisbech, who switched to cycling from swimming, wants to compete in Glasgow in 2014.  “It’s kind of shooting for the stars,” Cundy told BBC Radio Cambridgeshire. Read More »