Chris Mazdzer

 

Birthdate: June 26, 1988 
Height / Weight: 6'1", 190 lbs
Hometown: Saranac Lake, NY
Resides in Saranac Lake, NY

FUN FACTS

  • Chris is the athlete representative to the executive board of the Federation of International Luge
  • Chris’ favorite show on television is Vice News
  • Chris is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys rock climbing, mountain biking and exploring the world

BEST EVER RESULTS

  • Two-time Olympian (2010, 2014)
  • Ten career individual World Cup medals
  • Seven-time National Champion
  • Ranked 3rd in the 2015-16 overall World Cup standings
  • 2015 World Cup gold medal in Lake Placid in singles and relay
  • 2015 World Cup gold medal in Park City (Singles)
  • 2014 sprint World Cup gold medal in Calgary
  • Ranked 5th in the 2013-14 and 2014-15 overall World Cup standings
  • Finished 4th in the singles and sprint competitions at the 2016 World Championships

15-16 SEASON (Finished 3rd in overall World Cup rankings; 3rd man in US history in top 3 of final rankings)

  • 2nd place in first seeding race 
  • 3rd place in Norton National Championships
  • T8th place in Igls, Austria World Cup
  • Gold medal at 2015 Lake Placid World Cup (singles)
  • Gold medal at 2015 Lake Placid World Cup (team relay)
  • Gold medal at 2015 Park City World Cup (singles)
  • 14th place at 2015 Park City World Cup (sprint)
  • Silver medal at 2015 Calgary World Cup (singles)
  • 6th place at 2015 Calgary World Cup (sprint)
  • 8th place at 2016 Sigulda World Cup (singles)
  • 14th place at 2016 Oberhof World Cup (singles)
  • 10th place at 2016 Oberhof World Cup (sprint)
  • 4th place at 2016 Koenigssee World Championship (sprint)
  • 4th place at 2016 Koenigssee World Championship (singles)
  • 11th place at 2016 Sochi World Cup (singles)
  • Bronze medal at 2016 Altenberg World Cup (singles)
  • Silver medal at 2016 Winterberg World Cup (singles)

14-15 SEASON

  • 18th in Igls, Austria World Cup
  • 4th in Lake Placid World Cup
  • Gold medal in Calgary, Canada FIL-Sprint World Cup
  • Bronze medal in Calgary, Canada World Cup
  • Bronze medal in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • Silver medal in Team Relay at Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • Bronze medal in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • Silver medal in Team Relay at Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 10th place in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 4th place in Lillehammer, Norway World Cup
  • 5th place in Team Relay at Lillehammer, Norway World Cup
  • DNF in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 6th in Sochi, Russia World Cup
  • 4th in Team Relay at Sochi, Russia World Cup
13-14 SEASON
  • Finished 6th in team relay at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • Finished 13th at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • 7th place in Sigulda, Latvia World Cup
  • 9th place in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 18th place in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 21st in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup (3rd best final heat)
  • World Cup silver medal in Park City, Utah World Cup
  • World Cup silver medal at Whistler
  • 15th place in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 4th place in Igls, Austria World Cup
  • 14th place in Lillehammer World Cup
  • 2013 winner of fall seeding race series
  • 2013 Norton National Champion
12-13 SEASON
  • 12th in Sochi Pre-Olympic World Cup
  • Silver medal in Lake Placid World Cup Team Relay
  • 5th in 2013 Lake Placid World Cup
  • 6th in Whistler, Canada World Championship
  • 17th in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 5th in Team Relay Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 12th in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 15th in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 16th in Innsbruck-Igls, Austria World Cup
  • 22nd in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • 19th in Sigulda, Latvia World Cup
  • 15th in Königssee, Germany World Cup
  • Tied for Norton Nat'l Championship (with Tucker West)

11-12 SEASON
  • 17th in Paramonovo World Cup
  • 17th in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 18th in Sigulda, Latvia World Cup
  • 29th in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 17th in St. Moritz World Cup
  • 4th in Team Relay Sigulda, Latvia World Championship
  • 14th in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 5th in Team Relay Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • 10-11 SEASON
  • 23rd in Cesana, Italy FIL World Championships
  • 23rd in Sigulda, Latvia World Cup
  • 18th in Paramonovo, Russia World Cup
  • 24th in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 19th in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • 23rd in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • Disqualified in Park City, Utah in Nations Cup qualification race
  • 25th in Calgary, Canada
  • 27th in Winterberg, Germany
  • 32nd in Igls, Austria
09-10 SEASON
  • 5th in Team Relay
  • 2010 Norton National Championship in Lake Placid, NY: 1st
  • 2009-10 World Cup Results: 32nd, 32nd, 20th, 28th, 21st, 16th, 14th, 14th


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