Name: Ben Berend
Sport: Nordic Combined
Height: 5-9
Weight: 145
DOB: 6/29/1995
Birthplace: Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Hometown: Steamboat Springs, Colo.
High School: Steamboat Springs High School, ‘13
College: University of Utah
Team/Club: Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2018)
  • PyeongChang 2018, 10th (team large hill/4x5km), 39th (large hill/10km individual)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – 8th (team normal hill/4x5K), 40th (large hill/10K), 41st (normal hill/10K)
  • Years of participation: 2015, 2017
  • Top finish: 8th (team normal hill/4x5K) – 2017
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 FIS Junior World Championships, 7th (team normal hill/4x5K)
  • 2014 FIS Junior World Championships, 9th (team normal hill/4x5K)
  • 2013 FIS Junior World Championships, 9th (team normal hill/4x5K)
Personal: Son to Hans and Heidi Berend...Has one sister, Sabina...Hobbies include mountain and road biking, running, reading, hiking and board and card games.