Name: Tyson Gunter
Sport: Track and Field
Height: 6-4
Weight: 190
DOB: 10/21/1986
Hometown: McCammon, Idaho
High School: Marsh Valley HS (Arimo, Idaho) ‘05
College: Idaho State University, Business Marketing ‘12 Southern Virginia University
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, 7th (400m)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – silver (high jump), 7th (long jump)
  • Years of Participation: 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Medals: 2 (2 silver)
  • Silver – 2017 (high jump); 2013 (high jump)
Personal: Son of Jeff and Vickie Gunter....When he’s not competing, he enjoys skiing, hiking, camping, biking, disc golf, attending church service, watching sports, trail running, snowmobiling, playing board games and spending time with friends and family. ...He also enjoys watching snowcross racing and reading the Eragon book series. ...Gunter spent two years in western Washington on a LDS Church Mission after high school.