Bryce Wettstein

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Bryce Wettstein
Personal information
Birth nameBryce Ava Wettstein
NationalityAmerican
Born (2004-01-10) January 10, 2004 (age 17)
Encinitas, California, U.S.
OccupationSkateboarder
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Websitebrycewettstein.com
Sport
CountryUnited States
SportSkateboarding
PositionRegular-footed
Rank8th (Park; July 2021)[1]
Event(s)Park, vert
Pro tour(s)Dew Tour
Achievements and titles
National finals
  • 2019 USA Skateboarding National Championships: Women's park – Gold
  • 2021 USA Skateboarding National Championships: Women's park – Bronze
Olympic finals2020 Summer Olympics: Women's park – 6th
Medal record
Women's park skateboarding
Representing  United States
X Games
Bronze medal – third place 2021 Los Angeles

Bryce Ava Wettstein (born November 10, 2004 in Encinitas, California) is a regular-footed American skateboarder.[2][3][4][5][6][7]

Skateboarding[edit]

Wettstein has been skating and surfing since she was 5 years old.[8] In the 2017 Vans Park Series, Wettstein placed 2nd after a run that scored: 83.43. She finished behind Brighton Zeuner's 84.69 and ahead of Nora Vasconcellos's 82.36.[9] In 2018, Bryce placed 2nd at Dew Tour Women’s Pro Park, finishing behind Nicole Hause and ahead of Jordyn Barratt.[10] Wettstein is among the 16 members of the inaugural U.S.A Skateboarding National Team announced in March, 2019. Wettstein won the 2019 National Championship for Women's Park held at CATF. Wettstein qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and competed in the women’s park event.[11] She placed sixth overall.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympic World Skateboarding Rankings – Park, Female". World Skate. June 30, 2021. Retrieved July 26, 2021.
  2. ^ "Bryce Ava Wettstein – Homepage". BryceWettstein.com. Retrieved August 27, 2020.
  3. ^ "Bryce Wettstein – Juice Magazine State of Skate Interview". Juice. November 21, 2016. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  4. ^ Billing, Karen (April 11, 2019). "Encinitas local named to first USA Olympic skateboarding team". Encinitas Advocate. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  5. ^ Bane, Colin (May 6, 2020). "Bryce Wettstein on the Power of Dreams". Dew Tour. Retrieved August 24, 2020.
  6. ^ "Athletes: Bryce Wettstein, Skateboarding". Team USA. Retrieved June 17, 2021.
  7. ^ Whitehead, Cindy (January 15, 2014). "Who's Rad? Bryce Ava Wettstein". Girl Is Not A 4 Letter Word. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  8. ^ "TRIPLE EIGHT - Welcome Bryce Wettstein". Girls Skate Network (Video). February 1, 2019. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  9. ^ "2017 Women's Pro Tour – Huntington Beach". Vans Park Series. August 3, 2017. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  10. ^ Sullivan, Adam (June 1, 2018). "Hause Wins at Dew Tour Women's Park Finals". Dew Tour. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  11. ^ "USA Skateboarding Olympic Team Announced". Transworld Skateboarding. March 19, 2019. Retrieved July 31, 2021.
  12. ^ Branch, John (August 3, 2021). "Japan wins its third skateboarding gold medal of the Games, in women's park". The New York Times.

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