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Nathan Crumpton

Bobsled & Skeleton

Height:  6'0"   Weight:  173 lbs

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Nathan Crumpton was born in Nairobi, Kenya moved to the Rocky Mountains to ski and snowboard following his college track career at Princeton University.  He developed a fondness for winter sports, and he said that "skeleton provided a way to combine the skills I developed in track and field with my newfound appreciation of winter sports."  Crumpton signed up for a skeleton school and described his first trip down the track as a "unique and exhilarating thrill."

Crumpton is a four-year NCAA Division I track and field athlete from Princeton, where he competed in short sprints, long jump and triple jump. He graduated as an All-Ivy League selection in triple jump, and as the third farthest triple jumper in Princeton history.


- He pays the bills with his modeling & talent work. He is represented by the agencies "Sports & Lifestyle Unlimited" and "McCarty Talent." He appeared in various commercial, print, and TV advertisements, including a TV ad by McDonald's for the Sochi Olympics as a snowboarder. 
- He is an award winning photographer, having been published in various media. Also, he is represented in David Pfau's photo gallery in Breckenridge, Colorado. 
- He is an avid skier, snowboarder, mountain biker and longboarder. 
- He is a volunteer with the National Ability Center in Park City, UT.

Career Highlights

  • 2014-2015 European Cup - 14th in Igls #2 (1/15); 15th in Igls #1 (1/15); 12th in St. Moritz (1/15); 13th in Winterberg (12/14); 20th in Koenigssee #2 (11/14); 22nd in Koenigssee #1 (11/14); 13th in Lillehammer #2 (11/14); 12th in Lillehammer #1 (11/14)
  • 2013 National Championships - 18th in Lake Placid (3/13)
  • 2012-2013 North American Cup -11th in Park City #2 (11/12), 16th in Calgary #1 (11/12)



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