Bahman Golbarnezhad


Age: 48

Iranian Paralympic racing cyclist competing in C4 classification events who won twelve gold medals and one silver medal in international competitions during his powerlifting career, but who had represented Iran in two Summer Paralympic Games including the 2012 London Paralympics and who was the only Iranian cyclist to compete at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a race collision

Born: June 12, 1968

Died: September 17, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil