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Jayson Terdiman

Luge

  • 2014

Birthdate: December 21, 1988 (Age 25)
Height / Weight: 5'8", 155lbs
Hometown: East Stroudsburg, PA
Resides in Berwick, PA


FUN FACTS
  • Jayson’s favorite comfort food is homemade mac’n cheese!
  • Jayson enjoys baseball, frisbee, swimming, basketball, football and snowboarding
  • Jayson’s favorite musical group is "People Under The Stairs"

BEST EVER RESULTS
  • Finished 6th in team relay at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • Finished 11th at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • Silver Medalist in Team Relay World Cup, Winterberg, Germany
  • Finished 6th in Team Relay Igls, Austria World Cup
  • Finished 6th in Doubles at Igls, Austria World Cup
  • Jayson is the 2008 Norton U.S. National Doubles Champion (with Chris Mazdzer)
  • Jayson is a two-time U.S. Junior (to age 20) National Doubles Champion (with Chris Mazdzer) in 2007 & 2008
  • Jayson (with Chris Mazdzer) raced to three Junior World Cup Bronze Medals in 2007-2008 en route to the series overall Bronze Medal
  • Jayson raced to the 2007 Junior World Luge Championship Bronze Medal with Chris Mazdzer
  • Jayson is a silver medalist at the 2008 Junior World Doubles Championship in Lake Placid with former doubles partner, Chris Mazdzer

PERSONAL INFO
  • 2012-2013: Missed first 8 World Cup races while partner Christian Niccum recovered from back and Achilles surgeries; Jayson spent the season training and testing new prototype equipment in Lake Placid

13-14 SEASON
  • Finished 6th in team relay at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • Finished 11th at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • 14th place in Sigulda, Latvia World Cup
  • 11th place in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 9th place in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • Did not race in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • Jayson and Christian Niccum advanced to the Sochi Olympics in a race-off over Jake Hyrns and Andrew Sherk
  • 11th place in Park City, Utah World Cup
  • 12th place in Whistler World Cup
  • 16th place in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 14th place in Igls, Austria World Cup

12-13 SEASON
  • 12th in Sochi Pre-Olympic World Cup

11-12 SEASON
  • 6th in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 4th in Team Relay Sigulda, Latvia World Championship
  • 5th in Winterberg, Germany World Cup
  • 8th in Oberhof Germany World Cup
  • 5th in Team Relay Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • 9th in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • 8th in Calgary, Canada World Cup
  • 6th in Whislter, B.C., Canada World Cup

10-11 SEASON
  • 11th in Cesana, Italy FIL World Championships
  • 8th in Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 8th in Koenigssee, Germany World Cup
  • 15th in Oberhof, Germany World Cup
  • Christian and Jayson: 5th in Igls, Austria; 3rd in Winterberg, Germany; 8th in Calgary, Canada; 6th in Park City, Utah

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