Mike McFarlane death will be discussed. We will look at his cause of death, family and his record as a athlete.
Who was Mike McFarlane?
Mike McFarlane has died, but who was he at all?
He was born on 2nd May,1960 as Michael Anthony McFarlane.
He was a proud awardee of the popular British OBE award.
McFarlane was a famous British athlete who was a 100 and 200 metres runner.
He won silver medal during the 1988 Seoul Olympics in the 4 x 100 metres relay.
He is also a proud gold medalist in 200 metres which he won during the 1982 Commonwealth Games .
McFarlane was also gold medalist which he won at the 1985 European Athletics Indoor Championships.
What is Mike McFarlane cause of death?
The cause of death of the famous British athlete and coach is not immediately known.
Tributes pour in for Mike McFarlane.
Tributes have been pouring in for the man who went into coaching after a successful career.
A statement from Newham and Essex Beagle read:
“All at Newham & Essex Beagles are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mike McFarlane (Mac) MBE, the renowned Olympic sprinter and coach.
“Mike’s extraordinary contributions to the world of athletics have left an indelible mark, and his loss will be felt deeply by the entire sporting community.
“Mike McFarlane’s exceptional achievements as a sprinter were an inspiration to countless individuals around the world. His dedication, unwavering determination, and remarkable talent propelled him to the pinnacle of athletic success.
“His legacy as a sprinter will continue to motivate aspiring athletes for generations to come.
“Moreover, Mike’s subsequent career as a coach has been equally remarkable. His passion for nurturing young talents and imparting his extensive knowledge and experience to others made him a revered figure in the field of sports coaching.
“His guidance and mentorship have undoubtedly shaped the lives and careers of many athletes, instilling in them the values of discipline, resilience, and the pursuit of excellence.
“With deepest sympathy to Mike’s family and friends at this time.
“Requiesce in pace Mac.”
Was Mike McFarlane Married?
There is no information about Mike McFarlane marriage. We cannot tell if the late 63 year old former Olympian was married. There is no information about Mike McFarlane wife or Mike McFarlane children.