Rune Glifberg

Denmark

Skateboard
Copenhagen, DEN
10/07/74

Medal Count

2Gold

3Silver

7Bronze

Comp History

X Games Austin 2014 SKB Park10th
X Games Los Angeles 2013 SKB Vert13th
X Games Munich 2013 SKB Park5th
X Games Barcelona 2013 SKB Park4th
X Games Foz do Iguaçu 2013 SKB Park2nd
X Games Los Angeles 2012 SKB Park3rd
X Games Los Angeles 2012 SKB Vert13th
X Games 2011 SKB Park7th
X Games 2011 SKB Vert17th
X Games 2010 SKB Park7th
X Games 2009 SKB Vert7th
X Games 2009 SKB Park1st
X Games 2008 SKB Park1st
X Games 2008 SKB Vert10th
X Games 2007 SKB Vert7th
X Games 2006 SKB Vert5th
X Games 2005 SKB Vert9th
X Games 2005 SKB Big Air11th
X Games 2005 SKB Vert Best Trick5th
X Games 2004 SKB Vert3rd
X Games 2003 SKB Vert Best Trick6th
X Games 2003 SKB Vert Doubles2nd
X Games 2003 SKB Vert3rd
X Games 2002 SKB Vert3rd
X Games 2002 SKB Vert Doubles3rd
X Games 2001 SKB Vert6th
X Games 2000 SKB Vert Doubles6th
X Games 2000 SKB Vert5th
X Games 1999 SKB Vert12th
X Games 1999 SKB Vert Doubles3rd
X Games 1998 SKB Vert12th
X Games 1997 SKB Vert Doubles5th
X Games 1997 SKB Park15th
X Games 1997 SKB Vert2nd
X Games 1996 SKB Vert17th
X Games 1995 SKB Vert3rd

Other Competitions

Feb, 2014 Cup Noodles Bowl JamSKB Bowl4th
Jan, 2014 Cup Noodles Bowl JamSKB Bowl4th
Aug, 2013 Ultra Bowl 5, JuniorSKB Bowl4th
Apr, 2013 Ultra Bowl 5, juniorSKB Bowl3rd
Feb, 2013 Bowl*A*RamaSKB Bowl3rd

Athlete Bio

This Danish bowl skater is among the oldest in the field (39) but has style other skaters will always be trying to match. He has two Park gold medals from LA 2008 and 2009 to go with silver at X Games Foz 2013 and bronze at LA in 2012. Rune has two daughters and is designing skateparks in Europe; where he's now living for the first time since turning pro in the 1990's. He's one of just three athletes to compete at every X Games summer event (along with Bob Burnquist, Andy Macdonald) and has 12 total X Games medals. An avid car fan, he owns a stable of BMWs.

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  • Rune is one of three athletes to compete at every X Games summer event. He won his first gold in Park at X Games LA in 2008, then repeated in 2009. He has 12 total X Games medals: two gold, three silver, and seven bronze. Rune is living in Denmark full time for the first time since he turned pro.