Nick Baumgartner

USA

Off Road Truck Racing
Iron River, MI USA
12/17/81

Medal Count

1Gold

1Silver

0Bronze

Comp History

X Games Aspen 2015 SBD Snowboarder X4th
X Games Austin 2014 TRK Racing8th
X Games Aspen 2014 SBD Snowboarder X19th
Winter X Games Aspen 2012 SBD Snowboarder X2nd
Winter X 2011 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2010 SBD Snowboarder X6th
Winter X 2009 SBD Snowboarder X5th
Winter X 2008 SBD Snowboarder X8th
Winter X 2007 SBD Snowboarder X8th
Winter X 2006 SBD Snowboarder X12th
Winter X 2005 SBD Snowboarder X9th
Winter X 2005 ULX UltraCross8th

Other Competitions

Feb, 2014 Winter OlympicsSBD Snowboard Cross25th
Jan, 2014 World Cup Andorra #1SBD Snowboardcross6th
Jan, 2014 World Cup Andorra #2SBD Snowboardcross8th
Dec, 2013 FIS World CupSBD Snowboardcross6th
Jun, 2013 Edward Jones Dome - Round 6SST Stadium Super Trucks3rd
May, 2013 Qualcomm Stadium - Round 5SST Stadium Super Trucks11th
Apr, 2013 Los Angeles Coliseum - Round 3SST Stadium Super Trucks4th
Apr, 2013 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach - Round 2SST Stadium Super Trucks10th
Apr, 2013 University of Phoenix Stadium - Round 1SST Stadium Super Trucks6th
Mar, 2013 FIS World CupSBD Snowboardcross7th
Mar, 2013 World CupSBD Snowboardcross7th
Mar, 2013 World CupSBD Snowboardcross8th
Feb, 2013 World CupSBD Snowboardcross11th
Feb, 2013 World CupSBD Snowboardcross3rd
Jan, 2013 World Snowboard ChampionshipsSBD Snowboardcross7th
2013 2013 Stadium Super TrucksSST Stadium Super Trucks9th
2013 FIS World Cup Crystal GlobeSBD Snowboardcross5th
2013 World CupSBD Snowboardcross7th

Athlete Bio

Dual sportsman (TORC truck racing and boardercross), X Games gold medalist (2011) and self-proclaimed U.P. (Upper Peninsula) hillbilly and meathead Nick Baumgartner is ready to take back gold. He made the podium at the 2015 World Snowboard Championships (3rd in Kreischberg, AUT) and has been one of the top-ranked Americans since 2006, finishing 3rd overall in 2009. The former linebacker and all-American wrestler has a sign in Bates Township, Michigan, welcoming visitors to the "Home of Nick Baumgartner." The father works pouring concrete, but the only woman in his life is his dog, Oakley. His now 10-year old son was on Nick's shoulders when Nick stood on the X Games podium in 2011.

You Don't Say?

  • In nine X Games SBX appearances, Nick has made the Final in four and, with a 2011 gold and 2012 silver, he's podiumed at two. He's competed in three sports at X Games: Snowboarder X, UltraCross and Stadium Super Trucks. The two-time Olympian was name Rookie of the Year in the 2011 TORC truck racing series.