Name: Alex Ferreira
Sport: Freestyle Skiing
Event(s): Halfpipe
Height: 5-9
Weight: 140
DOB: 8/14/1994
Birthplace: Aspen, Colo.
Hometown: Aspen, Colo.
College: Westminster College
Team/Club: Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club; Ski & Snowboard Club Vail
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2018); Olympic medalist (1 silver)
  • PyeongChang 2018, silver (halfpipe)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 FIS World Cup Standings, 6th (halfpipe)
  • 2016 FIS World Cup Standings, 6th (halfpipe)
  • 2016 X Games Oslo, 2nd (superpipe)
  • 2015 FIS World Cup Standings, 5th (halfpipe)
  • 2015 X Games Aspen, 3rd (superpipe)
  • 2014 FIS World Cup Standings, 7th (halfpipe)
  • 2014 X Games Aspen, 3rd (superpipe)
  • 2013 FIS World Cup Standings, 9th (halfpipe)
Personal: Son of Marcelo, a former professional soccer player...Began skiing at the age of 3...First skied moguls before switching to halfpipe...Enjoys trampolining, hiking, biking, running, traveling and woodworking.