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Dale Holmes Net Worth

Dale Holmes is a retired British professional Bicycle Motocross (BMX) racer. He represented Great Britain at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and has been the winner of the 1988 NBMXA British Championships. As of 2023, Dale Holmes net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

Who is Dale Holmes?

Full Name Dale Holmes
Date of Birth October 6, 1971
Age 51 years old
Born Place Heanor, England
Profession Bicycle motocross (BMX) racer
Net Worth $5 million
Relationship Status Unknown

Dale Holmes is a former BMX and MTB racer from England. He won his first bike racing competition in 13 Expert at a 1985 United Kingdon National. Holmes turned professional in mid-1988 right after the 1988 IBMXF European Championships.

Dale Holmes was born on October 6, 1971, in Heanor, Derbyshire, England. Not much is discovered about his parents, upbringing, and early life. Though, he often shares pictures of his parents on his official Instagram account. In October 2021, he shared a picture of his mom and dad while visiting the UK for 2 weeks.

Dale Holmes Net Worth & Career

 

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Dale Holmes was 10 when he first noticed BMX reading a BMX mag back. Then, he competed at the Nottingham Outlaws BMX track in 9 years age group. He finished in fourth place on the BMX track. In 1985, he got his first national win at a 1985 United Kingdom National.

At 16 years of age, he turned professional after competing at the 1988 IBMXF European Championships. Following that, he competed in Superclass Poole UKBMX National and finished second place in a professional racing competition.

In 1988, he got his first professional victory at NBMXA British Championships. He retired from elite racing in late 2006 and focused on 4x Mountain Bike (MTB) Racing. However, he got back to BMX racing again and competed in the ABA Veteran’s Pro class.

In September 2007, he made his debut racing appearance at the ABA Black Jack Nationals. He was able to get the victory on Saturday (1 September). The following day, on Sunday, he finished in second place. Holmes was signed by KHS Bicycles to race Mountain Bikes post his BMX retirement at the Elite level.

Holmes started his own team as a primary bike sponsor with Chase Bicycles in 2014. During his BMX racing career, he has earned some notable accolades. In 1996, he was named the British Cyclist of the Year. Then, in 2009, he was inducted into the British Cycling Hall of Fame.

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Dale has also been European Champion twice. Likewise, he has been World Champion five times and the US National Champion three times. Holmes became an MTB racer full-time after retiring from Elite Racing. He started MTB racing in 2002 and has been British National 4-Cross Champion twice.

Holmes has also won the World Championship 7th four times. Along with that, he has won the European Championships 3rd four times. Dale was inducted into the British Cycling Hall of Fame in 2009. He is also the founder of the Dale Holmes Racing Academy.

Through the academy, he provides training and coaching for aspiring BMX racers. In addition to that, he is also involved in the construction and design of BMX tracks around the world. For his continuous dedication to the sports’ growth and development, he has earned wide respect and recognition in the BMX community.

Dale Holmes’ Wife & Personal Life

Dale Holmes has not provided specific details about his personal life. However, his Instagram posts hint that he is a married man. He often shares pictures with his wife and two kids. On April 19, 2022, he shared an Instagram post with his lovely wife and two kids; a son and a daughter, sharing that they had just finished their Spring Break BMX Camp at San Diego BMX.

Holmes is available on Instagram under the Instagram account, @daleholmesracing, where he has 16.3K followers. Both his kids are also excelling in their skills in sports. In November 2021, he shared an Instagram video of his daughter working with her gymnastics coach learning the unicycle. He revealed that his daughter nailed the unicycle skills in just under two weeks.

Dale Holmes Net Worth

Dale Holmes has earned an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2023. He has won over 100 professional BMX races in his career. In addition to BMX and MTB racing, he has worked as an analyst and commentator for BMX competitions on NBC Sports and ESPN.

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