Greta Neimanas

Retired

Para-Cycling / USA

Bio

Bio

Greta Neimanas started para-cycling in 2006, when she became an official United States Training Center Athlete in Colorado Springs. Her training in Colorado payed off. In 2008 and 2012 Neimanas won gold medals in the UCI Para-Cycling for cycling time trial. Throughout her career, Greta has been decorated with 9 total medals in Para-Cycling events.

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born

Born

May 4, 1988 (age 29)
height

Height

5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
teams

Teams

USA
position

Position

Para-Cycling
misc

Paralympic Experience

2012 Paralympic Games - 4th (500m time trial), 5th (road time trial), 7th (3km pursuit), 8th (road race)

It's Time for Greta Neimanas to Chain Up the Bike

After a long career in professional cycling, Greta Neimanas has decided to retire. "I've had a good run," she said when asked what lead to her decision. There was a lot of thought, tears

My Career

Greta Neimanas Has to Eat Right to Stay in Shape

When you're cycling for hours a day the body burns thousands of calories. Paralympic cyclist Greta Neimanas has a lifestyle she maintains to keep up with the calories lost. She knows man

My Life

Binge Watching with Greta Neimanas

We all have our favorite movies and shows to relax with, and cyclist Greta Neimanas is no exception. As far as TV shows go, Breaking Bad and Arrested Development are some of her favorite

My Life

Greta Neimanas Cycles Through Her Workouts

When it comes to training, Greta Neimanas has regiment a that is best for getting her in shape for the season. She is a middle distance cyclist, so her workouts are almost entirely on a

My Career

Annapolis resident, Paralympian Greta Neimanas nominated for 2015 ESPY Award

Capital Gazzette  By Wendi Winters    Sporting a sculpted hairstyle and sleek biking clothes, Greta Neimanas could easily pass for a starlet out for an incognito spin.

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Greta Neimanas Gives Back to Charities Such As The Challenged Athlete Foundation

Being a Paralympic cyclist is no easy job. Even though Greta Neimanas has a full cycling schedule, she still makes time to give back. The Challenged Athletes Foundation has given her and

My Causes

What Inspired Greta Neimanas to Start Cycling?

When Greta Neimanas was young she was a soccer player. From first grade to her sophomore year of high school soccer was her sport, until she entered a writing contest. The Paralympic Aca

My Career

Greta Neimanas at the 2015 ESPY Awards

In 2015, Paralympic cyclist Greta Neimanas was nominated for an ESPY award for best female athlete with a disability. Though the cyclist didn't win, Neimanas still looks back on the memory fondly.

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For a limited time, Greta Neimanas is offering to do a custom Birthday/Congrats/etc tweet to the Twitter handle of your choice. Surprise your spouse or kids on their birthday, or congratulate them

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