Todd Lodwick - Athlete - 2016

Lodwick ranks as one of the most successful Nordic Combined skiers this country has ever produced.  During the course of his international career, initially spanning from 1993 to 2006, he participated in six World Championships, four Winter Olympics and 162 World Cup events, with a total of 28 World Cup podiums, including six wins.He returned to competition in 2008, winning two gold medals the following winter, at the World Championships in Liberec, Czech Republic.  He captured his first Olympic medal with a silver in the Team Event in 2010 at the Vancouver Games and, in recognition of his illustrious career, his teammates selected him to carry the U.S. flag at the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia.