Name: Allison Kunkel
Sport: Alpine Skiing
Event(s): Downhill, Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G, Super Combined
Classification: LW6/8-2
Height: 5-1
Weight: 120
DOB: 5/4/2001
Birthplace: Portland, Ore.
Hometown: Steamboat Springs, Colo.
High School: Steamboat Springs High School (Steamboat Springs, Colo.)
Team/Club: National Sports Center for the Disabled
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2018)
  • PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, 7th (super-G), 8th (giant slalom)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 - 7th (slalom), 10th (giant slalom)
  • Years of Participation: 2017
  • Top Finish: 7th – 2017 (slalom)
Personal: Kunkel began skiing at age three after being introduced to the sport by her father...Daughter of Larry and Dawn Kunkel...Born with an underdeveloped right arm due to a congenital limb condition known as dysmelia...Hobbies include football, surfing and cheerleading.