Name: Chris Plys
Position: Vice Skip
Sport: Curling
Event(s): Men’s Team, Mixed Doubles
DOB: 8/13/1987
Birthplace: Duluth, Minn.
Hometown: Duluth, Minn.
College: Lake Superior College
Team/Club: Team Shuster, Team Persinger/Plys
Coach(es): Sean Beighton
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2010, 2022)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022
  • Olympic Winter Games Vancouver 2010, alternate
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – 5th (men’s team)
  • Years of participation: 2009, 2018, 2019, 2021
  • Top Finish: 5th – 2021 (men’s team)
Other Career Highlights
  • National Championships: 2019 (champion), 2018 (2nd), 2017 (6th), 2016 (7th), 2015 (3rd), 2014 (3rd), 2013 (runner-up), 2012 (8th), 2011 (runner-up), 2009 (8th)
  • Olympic Team Trials: 2018 (2nd), 2014 (4th), 2010 (8th)
  • Continental Cup: 2019 (runner-up), 2017 (champion)
  • Junior National Championships: 2009 (champion), 2008 (champion), 2007 (champion), 2006 (champion), 2005 (5th), 2004 (5th), 2003 (champion, as alternate)
  • 2007 Winter World University Games champion
  • Mixed Doubles National Championship: 2019, 2017