Name: Aaron Blunck
Sport: Freestyle Skiing
Event(s): Halfpipe
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
DOB: 4/12/1996
Birthplace: Englewood, Colo.
Hometown: Crested Butte, Colo.
High School: Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy (Vail, Colo.)
Team/Club: Ski & Snowboard Club Vail
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2014, 2018)
  • Sochi 2014, 7th (halfpipe)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – gold (halfpipe)
  • Years of participation: 2013, 2017
  • Medals: 1 (gold)
  • Gold – 2017 (halfpipe)
Youth Olympic Games Experience
  • Winter Youth Olympic Games Innsbruck 2012, bronze (halfpipe)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 FIS World Cup Standings, 3rd (halfpipe)
  • 2017 X Games Aspen, 1st (superpipe)
  • 2016 FIS World Cup Standings, 2nd (halfpipe), 7th (overall)
  • 2014 FIS World Cup Standings, 2nd (halfpipe)
  • 2013 FIS World Cup Standings, 4th (halfpipe)
Personal: Son of Lisa and Michael Blunck...Has one brother, Nolan...Began skiing when he was 18 months old...First competed in freestyle skiing at age 8...Hobbies include skateboarding, biking, fishing, camping and snowboarding.