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Vic Wild

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The Resume

    (August 23, 1986- )
    Born in White Salmon, Washington
    Snowboarder
    Obtained Russian citizenship (2011)
    Olympic gold medalist in the Parallel Slalom (2014)
    Olympic gold medalist in the Parallel Giant Slalom (2014)
    Bronze medalist in the Parallel Giant Slalom at the World Championships (2013)
    Married Russian snowboarder Alena Zavarzina (2011)

Why he might be annoying:

    He looks like Ashton Kutcher.
    His intention to represent the U.S. in snowboarding was marred by the shut down of the country's alpine snowboarding program following the 2010 Olympics.
    He was once labeled as an 'enfant terrible' by Yahoo Sports.
    He once said that if he still lived in the U.S., he would be sitting at home and doing a job that is uninteresting.
    Some American people hate him following his success in the 2014 Olympics for representing Russia instead of the U.S..

Why he might not be annoying:

    His accomplishments kept him off the streets.
    He was the first snowboarder to win two medals in the same Olympics.
    He is Russia's first snowboarding Olympic gold medal winner.
    He received the Order For Merit to the Fatherland Award for his success in sports.

Credit: Neo NX2004


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