Nick Baumgartner
Sport: Snowboarding
Birthdate: December 17, 1981
Birthplace: Iron River, MI
Hometown: Iron River, MI
Residence: Iron River, MI
Ht: / Wt: 6'0" / 204 lbs
Event: Men's Snowboard Cross

Getting to know: Nick Baumgartner

A former state champion wrestler and all-state football player, snowboard cross racer Nick Baumgartner claimed a world bronze medal during his breakout 2008-09 campaign. The Michigan native spends his spare time with his 5-year-old son and taking part in the occasional demolition derby.


DateEvent RankResults
Mon, Feb 15 - 2:00pSnowboard Cross -- Medal Rd. 20110.00
Mon, Feb 15 - 10:30aSnowboard Cross Qual. 71:21.70

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    Who am I?

    As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.

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