Athlete Profile - Tyler GEORGE

Tyler GEORGE
Birth Date:  06 Oct 1982
Age:  35
Gender:   Male
Height (cm):  183

Events and Medals

Event Rank
Men 1 Gold

Tyler GEORGE - Schedule

Schedule
Start Time Event Status
Wed, 14 Feb 9:05
Men Round Robin Session 1
Republic of Korea
7
United States of America
11
Finished
Thu, 15 Feb 14:05
Men Round Robin Session 3
United States of America
9
Italy
10
Finished
Fri, 16 Feb 9:05
Men Round Robin Session 4
Sweden
10
United States of America
4
Finished
Fri, 16 Feb 20:05
Men Round Robin Session 5
Denmark
5
United States of America
9
Finished
Sun, 18 Feb 9:05
Men Round Robin Session 7
United States of America
2
Japan
8
Finished
Sun, 18 Feb 20:05
Men Round Robin Session 8
United States of America
5
Norway
8
Finished
Mon, 19 Feb 14:05
Men Round Robin Session 9
United States of America
9
Canada
7
Finished
Tue, 20 Feb 20:05
Men Round Robin Session 11
Switzerland
4
United States of America
8
Finished
Wed, 21 Feb 14:05
Men Round Robin Session 12
Great Britain
4
United States of America
10
Finished
Thu, 22 Feb 20:05
Men Semi-final
Canada
3
United States of America
5
Finished
Sat, 24 Feb 15:35
Men Gold Medal Game
Sweden
7
United States of America
10
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

World Championship 

RankEventYearLocation
3 Team 2016 Basel, SUI
4 Team 2017 Edmonton, AB, CAN
4 Team 2010 Cortina d'Ampezzo, ITA
5 Team 2015 Halifax, NS, CAN
Hobbies Running, golf, softball. (cloudfront10.curling.ca, 30 Mar 2015)
Occupation Athlete, Manager
Languages spoken English
Club name Duluth Curling Club [United States of America]
Coach Phill Drobnick [national], USA (teamusa.org, 19 Nov 2017)
Position/Style Third (Pyeongchang Entries, 23 Jan 2018)
Sporting/Famous relatives His sister Courtney George is also an elite curler, having represented the United States of America as an alternate at the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin. She also competed as part of Team Schultz at the 2017 US National Championships in Everett, WA, United States of America. (usacurlingnationals2017.com, 14 Feb 2017; teamusa.org, 2015)
Start He began curling in 1994. (teamusa.org, 20 Nov 2017)
Reason His parents introduced him to the sport. "I got interested in the sport through my parents, who at one time ran the Duluth Curling Club. My first bed as an infant was a roasting pan in the kitchen at the curling club." (teamusa.org, 20 Nov 2017)
Memorable Achievement Earning nomination for Team USA at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang at the US Olympic trials in 2017. "This was always the ultimate goal. I don't know if I've ever felt so fulfilled in my life." (startribune.com, 21 Nov 2017)
Hero US basketball player Michael Jordan. (nbcolympics.com, 11 Nov 2017)
Awards He was named as part of USA Curling's Team of the Year in 2016. (teamusa.org, 20 Nov 2017)
Additional information General
OCCUPATION
He works as a general manager for an alcohol retailer in the United States of America. (teamusa.org, 20 Nov 2017)

VICE LEADER
He is vice skip for John Shuster's team. (Facebook team page, 01 Dec 2017)

Social Media

Legend

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: Gold
: Silver
: Bronze
: Gold Medal Event
: Bronze Medal Event
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