A professional alpine ski racer and freeskier, Jon Olson has won numerous events including the Winter X Games, and US Free Skiing Open. In the past, he’d even hosted his own Jon Olson Invitational, a big air event that went on to be voted as being the best by Freeskier Magazine. Interested in learning more about the athlete? Keep reading, we’ve got more facts on him down below.
Jon Olsson Personal Facts – 2018 Update
Professional Alpine Ski Racer/Freeskier
Jon Olson is perhaps best known for his accomplishments at the X Games. Since the early 2000’s, he has won ten medals at the event, two of which are gold (Big Air). From 2007 to 2010, he also gained attention for hosting the Jon Olson Super Sessions, a freeskiing film contest that took place in Sweden.
Age – How Old is He?
He is 35 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
His birthday is on August 17, 1982
Place of Birth/Hometown
Jon Olson was born and raised in Mora, Sweden, where he showed an affinity for skiing at an early age. By the time he was in his mid-teens, he had specialized in freestyle skiing.
He is of Swedish descent
Jon Olsson Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’9 tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 1.8 meters tall
Weight in Pounds
His current weight is around 178 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
His current weight is around 81 kg
His body measurements are unavailable at this time
His waist size is unknown
Information on his shoe size is unavailable
Is Jon Olsson Currently in a Relationship?
The last that we’d heard, he was dating Janni Deler, a 27-year-old fashion blogger and designer from Stockholm. Somewhat of a social media star, she has well over a million followers on Instagram alone!
Jon Olsson’s Girlfriends
At this time, we do not have any information on Jon Olsson’s previous relationships.
As far as we know, he does not have any sisters.
He has a younger brother named Hans Olson, who is also an alpine skier. Incredibly close, the siblings often travel the world together, according to his official website.
Jon Olsson does not have any children that we know of
At this time, we do not have any information on Jon Olsson’s high school education.
As far as we can tell, Jon Olsson has not attended college.
For now, information on Jon Olsson’s salary is unavailable.
Unfortunately, information on Jon Olsson’s 2018 net worth is unavailable
In his free time, he enjoys surfing, traveling, and planning “car stuff”
Favorite TV Shows
Favorite Music Artists
Aside from skiing, he’s also a big fan of surfing
Born on August 17, he is a Leo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Jon Olsson’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Jon Olsson’s Instagram Username
Jon Olsson’s Facebook Account
Jon Olsson’s Youtube Channel
Jon Olsson’s Twitter Username
Jon Olsson’s Snapchat Username
Jon Olsson is not active on Snapchat.
Other Interesting Facts:
- In the late 2000’s, he hosted the Jon Olson Super Sessions, a film contest for freeskiers that took place in Sweden
- His brother, Hans Olsson is also an alpine skier who specializes in speed events
- A collector of cars, he owns several vehicles including a customized Audi RS6, a Lamborghini Huracan, a Mercedes Benz G500, and a Rolls Royce Wraith
- A popular YouTuber, his channel recently amassed more than one million subscribers in January 2018
- He has designed several vehicles for the Gumball 3000 Car Rally in the past
- In 2010, he competed for the first time in the Alpine Skiing World Cup
- He is known for having invented several new flips including a switch double rodeo, and a double flat spin 900
- He often travels the world with his fiancé, Janni Deler, a popular lifestyle and fashion blogger who has a significant following online
- In 2002, he won his first gold medal in the Big Air event at the X Games
- For many years, he has been hosting the annual Jon Olson Invitational, a big air event that has been hailed as being one of the best by Freeskier Magazine