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Kortney Clemons is a 40-year-old American Paralympic athlete and Iraq War Veteran. He was born on June 23, 1980, in San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of a retired Army sergeant and a former nurse. Kortney Clemons enlisted in the United States Army in 1998 and served in Iraq from 2003 to 2004. During his service, he was injured in an IED explosion, resulting in the amputation of his left leg. After his injury, he was medically retired from the Army in 2005. Kortney Clemons began competing in Paralympic sports in 2006. He has competed in the Paralympic Games in Beijing in 2008, London in 2012, and Rio de Janeiro in 2016. He has won multiple medals in track and field events, including a gold medal in the 4x100m relay in Beijing. Kortney Clemons is currently single and has no children. He is an advocate for veterans and disabled athletes, and is a motivational speaker. Kortney Clemons has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He has earned his wealth through his career as a Paralympic athlete and motivational speaker.
|43 years old
|23 June, 1980
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Kortney Clemons Height, Weight & Measurements
At 43 years old, Kortney Clemons height is 5 ft .
Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Kortney Clemons Net Worth
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|$1 Million - $5 Million
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Currently, he is on the roster to compete for the U.S. in the 2016 Summer Paralympics.
He is featured in the 2009 documentary Warrior Champions about American soldiers who lost limbs or suffered paralysis in Iraq, and their way to the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing.
He tried to qualify for the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, but did not make the cut. This is featured in the 2009 documentary Warrior Champions. He is now focusing on the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London.
He won the 100m (T42) at the U.S. Paralympics Track & Field National Championships, Tempe, Ariz, in 2008.
Clemons lost his leg in Baghdad, Iraq on February 21, 2005, when he and other soldiers were helping a group of soldiers whose car had hit gravel and tipped over. As they were helping, a roadside bomb exploded, and wounded some and killed others. In the first years since this happened, Clemons has worn a bracelet with the name of three soldiers who lost their lives; 1st Lt. Jason Timmerman, Staff Sgt. David Day and Sgt. Jesse Lhotka.
Clemons attended a clinic held by U.S. Paralympics at Brooke Army Medical Center in 2005, and then a Military Sports Camp, which was when he started track and field training. He first started competing in power lifting, but chose to commit to track and field in 2007.
Clemons is a Purple Heart recipient. He served in the United States Army from 2001 to 2006.
Kortney Clemons (born June 23, 1980) is an American Paralympic athlete and Iraq War Veteran.