BANGMA Tristan

6 Oct 1997

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
CRD Cycling Road Men's B Road Race 2 Silver Medal
Men's B Time Trial 6


Start Time Location Event Status
Fuji International Speedway
Fuji International Speedway

Biographical Information



Paralympic Games
16B Time Trial2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA
DNFB Road Race2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Road World Championships
1B Road Race2019Emmen, NED
2B Road Race2017Pietermaritzburg, RSA
3B Road Race2021Cascais, POR
4B Time Trial2017Pietermaritzburg, RSA
7B Time Trial2019Emmen, NED
8B Time Trial2021Cascais, POR
8B Time Trial2018Maniago, ITA
DNFB Road Race2018Maniago, ITA

Paralympic Games
1B 1000m Time Trial2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Track World Championships
2Men's Tandem B - Sprint2018Rio de Janeiro, BRA
2B 1000m Time Trial2016Montichiari, ITA
2Men's Tandem B - Sprint2016Montichiari, ITA
2B 1000m Time Trial2015Apeldoorn, NED
3B 1000m Time Trial2019Apeldoorn, NED
3B 4000m Individual Pursuit2019Apeldoorn, NED
3B 1000m Time Trial2018Rio de Janeiro, BRA
3B 4000m Individual Pursuit2018Rio de Janeiro, BRA
3Men's Tandem B - Sprint2015Apeldoorn, NED
4B 4000m Individual Pursuit2020Milton, ON, CAN
4Men's Tandem B - Sprint2019Apeldoorn, NED
5B 1000m Time Trial2020Milton, ON, CAN
6Men's Tandem B - Sprint2020Milton, ON, CAN
Finance - Leiden Educational Institutions [LOI], Netherlands
Merida Adelaar Cycling Team [Apeldoorn, NED]
Eelke van der Wal [national], NED; Floris Goesinnen [national], NED
He competed in track cycling and road cycling at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (, 2017)
In November 2019 he sustained bruised ribs after he was hit by a car while on a training ride. (, 09 Nov 2019)

In November 2015 he underwent surgery on the meniscus in his right knee. He returned to training in January 2016. (, 29 Jan 2016, 06 Nov 2015)
He went on bike rides with his father from age eight, and began to pursue Para cycling in 2012. (, 01 Mar 2015)
He initially played basketball but was unable to continue with the sport as his vision deteriorated. His father introduced him to tandem cycling, and after three years decided to attend a Dutch Olympic Committee*Dutch Sports Federation [NOC*NSF] talent day. They wanted to test him in four sports but he had his heart set on pursuing cycling. (, 01 Mar 2015)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Toyko. (, 16 Apr 2017)
Winning a gold medal on the track in the 1000m time trial at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, (, 24 Sep 2019)
He received the Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau in the Netherlands after winning gold at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (, 14 Sep 2019)
Silver Medal
Gold Medal Event
Silver Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event
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