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|DOB||04 May 1985 (age 28)|
Mark hails from a steeplechase background, having been pipped to a place in the England team for the 2006 Commonwealth Games by fellow trigold athlete, Adam Bowden.
He was recruited to triathlon through the 2010 trigold scheme and has been training full time in Loughborough since October 2010.
In 2011 Mark took top spot at the British Elite Duathlon Championships in Loughborough beating Todd Leckie into second. He repeated this in 2012, securring the national title for the second year in a row. He went on to make ihis ITU World Triathlon Series debut in Kitzbuhel in July, and competed in the Grand Final in Auckland in October.
Mark is part of the UK Sport Lottery funded British Triathlon World Class Podium Potential Squad and receives additional funding from Barrie Well and the Well Sports Foundation.
- 4th 2011 Toshiba Windsor Triathlon (British Elite Championships)
- 1st British Elite Duathlon Championships 2011
Follow Mark on Twitter @TriBucko.
Mark Buckingham Latest ITU events...
- 11th May 20132013 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama15th
- 19th Apr 20132013 ITU World Triathlon San Diego24th
- 20th Oct 20122012 Barfoot&Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Auckland29th
- 22nd Sep 20122012 Nancy ITU Duathlon World Championships11th
- 22nd Sep 20122012 Nancy ITU Duathlon World Championships4th
- 25th Aug 20122012 Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon European Cup17th
- 6th Jul 20122012 Edmonton ITU Triathlon World Cup21st
- 23rd Jun 20122012 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel36th
- 17th Jun 20122012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup4th
- 20th Apr 20122012 Eilat ETU Triathlon European Championships15th
- 7th Apr 20122012 Larache ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup26th
- 3rd Mar 20122012 Salinas ITU Triathlon Premium Pan American Cup2nd
- 26th Feb 20122012 Lima ITU Triathlon Premium Pan American Cup9th
- 24th Sep 20112011 Gijon ITU Duathlon World Championships20th
- 21st Aug 20112011 Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon European Cup10th
- 24th Jul 20112011 Geneva ITU Triathlon European Cup8th
- 29th May 20112011 Brasschaat ITU Triathlon Premium European Cup41st
- 17th Apr 20112011 Limerick ETU Duathlon European Championships6th
- 3rd Apr 20112011 Antalya ITU Triathlon European Cup42nd
- 3rd Sep 20102010 Edinburgh ITU Duathlon World Championships30th
- 30th Apr 20102010 Nancy ETU Duathlon European ChampionshipsDNSth
Mark Buckingham Latest News...
2013Mark Buckingham makes it a hat-trick of wins at Prestwold
2011St Albans Triathletes get an early Christmas present from the GB Triathlon Team
2011British Triathlon confirms World Class programme for Olympic year
2011Helen Jenkins and Alistair Brownlee celebrate Olympic Athlete of the Year Award
2011Chrissie Wellington MBE celebrates at British Triathlon Annual Awards
2011Triathlon workforce celebrated at British Triathlon Annual Awards
2011Triathlon clubs and events celebrated at British Triathlon Annual Awards
2011British Triathlon celebrate age-group success at Annual Awards
2011Jane Egan and Steven Judge celebrate paratriathlon success
2011GE Great Britain Age Group Team wins 12 gold medals in Gijon