Photo by Michael Burns Jr.
||February 29, 1968, in Bemidji, Minn.
||Owner/operator of Dave's Pizza
in Bemidji and Brainerd, Minn.
||Married to Roxanne; two sons, Alex and Graem
|Year started curling
||6 feet, 1 inch
||Bachelor's degree in technical illustration
and graphic design
Olympic Winter Games: 2006
U.S. Olympic Team Trials:
2005 (champion), 1997
Championships: 2006 (champion), 2005
(champion), 2004 (runner-up), 2003 (champion), 1994 (champion), 1993
(champion)8 additional appearances
World Curling Championships:
2003 (8th), 1994 (5th as vice skip with Scott Baird), 1993 (bronze as vice
skip with Scott Baird)
of Curling (World Curling Tour): 2005 (runner-up)
Tour Players Championship: 2006 (quarterfinalist), 2005 (quarterfinalist), 1997,
International Cashspiel: 2005, 2004 (champion both years)
Minnesota State Men's
Championships: Five-time champion; 2003 (runner-up)
USA Curling Athlete of the Year: 2005, 2003
Continental Cup of Curling:
Committee Team of the Month: December 2005
About Pete Fenson:
View childhood photos
Curls out of: Bemidji Curling
Curling start: "I was
introduced to curling at age 13 by my parents who both curled."
Training regimen: "I
enjoy training both on and off the ice, including cycling, swimming, and the
occasional practice stone."
Other sports/hobbies: Golf,
cycling/mountain biking, pinball, family time
In his own words:
I'm not curling I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling and scuba
"Myself. It is a constant battle."
Favorite athlete to
watch: Michael Jordan
Other Olympic sport
he'd like to try: Downhill skiing
Curling heroes: Bob Fenson
and Scott Baird
Cartoon character that best
describes your personality: Roadrunner