Alpine skiing racer who won a bronze medal in the Super-G competition in the 2014 Winter season Olympics in Sochi. He started skiing from an extremely early age, as both of his parents worked well at a skiing academy. He received a metallic medal in the downhill event in the 2007 Globe Championships. He was created in Sumperk, Czechoslovakia, but emigrated to Western Germany like a baby, and relocated to Canada as a kid. He received his Olympic bronze when he linked for third place with Bode Miller.