Name: Kyle Taulman
Position: LW11
Sport: Alpine Skiing
Event(s): Super-G, Slalom
DOB: 12/20/2001
Birthplace: Freeport, Ill.
Hometown: Steamboat Springs, Colo.
High School: Steamboat Springs High School ‘24
Team/Club: National Sports Center for the Disabled
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2022)
  • Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, DNF (slalom)
World Championship Experience
  • 2021 World Cup, 12th (super-G)
Personal: A high-risk neuroblastoma that wrapped around his spinal cord left him paralyzed at age 2...Began his sports journey at an early age when he swam for his local swim team in Steamboat Springs, CO...For a while he wanted to be a Paralympic swimmer...He began skiing at the age of three and became more committed over time...He also plays wheelchair tennis competitively and competed at the 2021 collegiate championships...His mother introduced him to skiing by putting him in a padded bucket and attaching it to a bi-ski...Hobbies include scuba diving and singing.