Name: Angeli VanLaanen
Freestyle Skiing
Current Residence:
Salt Lake City, Utah

High School: Bellingham High School '04

Olympic Experience:

  • 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 11th in women's halfpipe

Career Highlights:

  • 2013-14 Breckenridge U.S. Grand Prix/World Cup, silver
  • 2013-14 Copper Mountain U.S. Grand Prix/World Cup, 8th
  • 2013-14 Cardrona World Cup, silver
  • 2013-14 Breckenridge Dew Tour, 2nd
  • 2013 FIS World Championships, 6th
  • 2012-13 AFP world rankings, 9th (halfpipe)
  • 2012-13 Sochi World Cup, 10th
  • 2009-10 Park City World Cup, gold 

Personal: Diagnosed with Lyme Disease in 2009 and took a three-year break to focus on recovering ... Founder of LymeLight, a campaign to raise money and spread awareness about Lyme disease ... Hobbies include skateboarding, baking, painting, rock climbing, dancing and mountain biking.