Nico Porteous

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Birthday
23, 2001
Birthplace
Hamilton, New Zealand
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
23, 2001 (age 17)
Birthplace
Hamilton, New Zealand

About

Freestyle skier who won the bronze medal in the men's halfpipe event at the 2018 Winter Olympics. The feat made him just the third New Zealander, and the first male New Zealander, to medal at the Winter Olympics. 

Before Fame

He began learning to ski in France when he was 4 years old. He began learning from a professional coach at age 6. 

Trivia

At age 14, he became the youngest person ever to successfully land a triple cork 1440. 

Family Life

He is the younger brother of fellow Olympic skier Miguel Porte. 

Associated With

He competed against skiers like Aaron Blunck at the 2018 Winter Olympics.