Hometown: Red Wing, MN
Occupation: Engineering Technician
Season Bib: 137
Runner Ups: 0
3rd Places: 0
Top Ten Positions: 0
Mens World Ranking 2016/2017: 140th
Mens World Championship 2016/2017: 137th
Competing Since: Saint Paul 2013
When did you learn to skate?
-I learned at 4-5 years old
Did you play hockey growing up?
What other sports did you play growing up?
-Baseball, Golf, Snowboarding
If you could do anything non-athletic in your spare time, what is it?
-Play Guitar/ Music
Are there any other good hobbies that you have?
-Mountain Biking, Hunting, Fishing
Describe going down an icecross downhill track for the first time:
-Nerve-racking and exciting at the same time….pure adrenaline! I loved it!
How long have you been competing in ice cross downhill?
What first got you interested in the sport?
-The 2012 St Paul Race. I didn’t hear about try-outs till after the event and was super bummed. Luckily I was able to compete the next year at St Paul in 2013. My brother-in-law and hometown friends had a major part in my interest too.
If there is one piece of advice that you could offer new riders, what would it be?
-Observe what veteran riders are doing and commit to the ride!
What is your best result or favourite memory at a Red Bull Crashed Ice?
-Qualifying and competing in the St. Paul main event in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017
Who is your favorite sports athlete?