Gary Fisher

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Birthday
5, 1950
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
5, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
California

About

Known to be one of the inventors of the modern mountain bike, he competed in racing events in the late 1960s and 1970s.

Before Fame

He began his amateur racing career when he was 12.

Trivia

He was suspended from participating in road races in 1968 because race organizers felt that his hair was too long.

Family Life

He married Alex Zaphiris in 2011.

Associated With

He created the modern mountain bike, which became an asset to athletes such as Greg Minnaar.