Winter Games profile: Nick Baumgartner

United States Olympic Winter Games Snowboarder Nick Baumgartner poses for a portrait at the 2013 Team USA Media Summit on Monday, October 2, 2013 in Park City, UT. (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)
United States Olympic Winter Games Snowboarder Nick Baumgartner poses for a portrait at the 2013 Team USA Media Summit on Monday, October 2, 2013 in Park City, UT. (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

Nick Baumgartner is a “yooper” and a member of the U.S. snowboard team. Check out Nick’s Winter Games profile:

Name: Nick Baumgartner

Birthplace: Iron River, MI

Events: Snowboardcross

Winter Games experience: 2010 Winter Games – quarter-finalist in snowboardcross; 2011 X-Games gold winner; 2012 X-Games silver winner

Fun facts: Nick was an All-American wrestler, and high school state champion in 2000. Participates in the TORC Series, the Robby Gordon Stadium Super Truck Series and the Baja 1000.

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