Andreas Matt, 33, is one of the oldest, heaviest (231-lbs.) and most experienced racers in Skier X. In 2016 he's making his third X Games appearance and first since 2009. An elder statesman on the Austrian National team, he's a former World Ski Champion (2009), the 2011 overall FIS World Cup champ and a two-time Olympian (silver in 2010). He's lined for an astonishing 102 World Cup starts with 21 podiums and 7 victories. He's a farmer and carpenter by trade and has two sons.
- X Games Aspen 2016 will be his 3rd appearance but first since 2009.
- 2010 Olympic silver medalist; 14th in 2014.
- 2009 World Ski Champion (Inawashiro, JPN, March 2009); 3rd in 2011.
- 2011 Crystal Globe winner (overall World Cup).
- World Cup: 102 starts, 21 podiums, 7 wins.
X Games Competition History
|Winter X 2009|| SKI Skier X||11th|
|Winter X 2008|| SKI Skier X||20th|