Name: Travis Ganong
Sport: Alpine Skiing
Height: 5-11
DOB: 7/14/1988
Birthplace: Truckee, Calif.
Hometown: Alpine Meadows, Calif.
High School: Truckee High School (Truckee, Calif.) '06
College: Sierra Nevada University
Team/Club: Squaw Valley Ski Team
Olympic Experience
  • Two-Time Olympian (2014, 2022)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, 20th (downhill), 12th (super-G)
  • Olympic Winter Games Sochi 2014, 5th (downhill), 23rd (super-G)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – 8th (super-G), 12th (downhill)
  • Years of participation: 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021
  • Medals: 1 (1 silver)
  • Silver - 2015 (downhill)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2014 FIS World Cup Standings, 9th (downhill)
Personal: Son of Rick and Jan Ganong...Has one brother, Derek, and two sisters, Megan and Allison...Sister, Megan, is a former member of the U.S. world cup team...Girlfriend, Marie-Michele Gagnon has been on the Canadian Alpine Ski Team for 15 years...Partners with Play Hard, Give Back and the Lake Tahoe Ski Club Foundation...Hobbies include mountain biking, exploring the Sierra Nevada, ski touring, home projects, and spending lots of time in the gym...Goal is to continue being one of the top ranked skiers in the world while inspiring the next generation of American Downhiller's to follow