"Anything can happen. That’s the scary part of the game but that’s why I love it so much and that’s what makes it so exciting—dropping in knowing nothing is going to go as planned."
4 Things You Didn't Know About Nick Baumgartner
- 1. Nick is an impressive athlete: In addition to an Olympic snowboarder, he is the 2000 Wrestling State Champ, a State Champion Hurdler, and an All-State football player.
- 2. In the off season, Nick enjoys spending time with his son Landon and attending the torque series off-road races.
- 3. Baumgartner became a World Champion in 2017.
- 4. Despite his 4th place finish in the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, Nick accepted defeat with grace and was just excited to be able to experience the Olympics with his son for the first time.
1st, 2017 Team SBX, Sierra Nevada • 3rd, 2015, SBX, Kresichberg • 3rd, 2009, SBX, Gangwon
2nd, Montafon, 2021 • 3rd, Secret Garden 2021 •
2022-23 U.S. Snowboard Team Nominations
The U.S. Snowboard Team nominations include 29 pro-level and 20 rookie and development level riders led by 2022 Olympic medalists Chloe Kim, Lindsey Jacobellis, Nick Baumgartner and Julia Marino.
Gulini Second at World Cup Finals in Veysonnaz, Switzerland
The U.S. Team Snowboardcross season finished with Faye Gulini taking second at the World Cup finals. This marks the eighth podium of the season for the team.