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KYLE TRESS
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
DOB: 5/29/81
Birthplace: Doylestown, N.J.
Hometown: Ewing, N.J.
Current Residence: Ewing, N.J.
High School: South Hunterdon Regional High School (Lambertville, N.J.) '99
ROAD TO SOCHI
Tress was inspired to begin competitng in skeleton after watching the Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games in 2002. Since then, he has steadily climbed the international ranks with multiple top-10 world cup finishes, highlighted by two fifth-place world cup finishes. He is making his Olympic debut at the Sochi Games.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2013-14 St. Moritz World Cup, 5th
  • 2013-14 Lake Placid World Cup, 7th
  • 2013-14 Winterberg World Cup, 11th
  • 2012-13 Lake Placid World Cup, 5th
  • 2012-13 Winterberg World Cup, 4th (team event)
  • 2012-13 Winterberg Intercontinental Cup, 8th
  • 2013 National Championships, 3rd
  • 2011-12 St. Moritz World Cup, 8th
  • 2010-11 Winterberg Intercontinental Cup, silver
  • 2011 National Championships, 3rd
  • Two-time Skeleton Athletes' Choice Award honoree (2011-12)
PERSONAL
Son of Gail Tress and Bob Nardoni…Has one brother, Phillip…Studied at Rutgers University, SUNY Plattsburgh and the University of Pennsylvania before pursuing skeleton full time…Co-founder of software development company, SledBox Interactive…Pursuing a career in acting and has appeared in CSI: New York, Gossip Girl, Transformers 2 and When In Rome.
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