Name: Alex Ferreira
Sport: Freestyle Skiing
Event(s): Halfpipe
Height: 5-9
DOB: 8/14/1994
Birthplace: Aspen, Colo.
Hometown: Aspen, Colo.
High School: Aspen High School (Aspen, Colo.)
College: Westminster College
Team/Club: Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club; Ski & Snowboard Club Vail
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2018, 2022); Two-time Olympic medalist (1 silver, 1 silver)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, silver (halfpipe)
  • Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Silver (halfpipe)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – 4th (halfpipe)
  • Years of participation: 2019, 2021
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2021 (halfpipe)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 Snow Rodeo, 2nd (half-pipe)
  • 2021 U.S. Toyota Grand Prix, 1st (half-pipe)
  • 2021 Dew Tour, 1st (half-pipe)
  • 2020 X Games Aspen, Gold
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.