Tucker West

Luge

  • 2014
Name: Tucker West
Sport: Luge
Event: Men's singles
Height: 6’1”
Current Residence: 
Ridgefield, Conn.
School: National Sports Academy High

Olympic Experience:
  • 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 22nd place

Career Highlights:

  • 2013 Junior World Cup team relay, bronze medalist (w/ Summer Britcher, Ty Anderson and Anthony Espinoza)
  • 2012 U.S. champion (tied with Chris Mazdzer)
  • 2012 U.S. team relay champion
  • 2012 U.S. start champion
  • 2012 Winter Youth Olympic Games, team relay gold medalist
  • 2011 U.S. start champion
  • 2011 U.S. junior silver medalist
  • 2011 Junior World Cup Austria, silver medalist

Fun Facts: National Sports Academy High honor student ... Dad, Brett, built a luge track in their backyard to slide on ... Youngest-ever start championship titlist, at age 16

Learn more: 
USA Luge

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