Bio

Nino Schurter is a Swiss cyclist and member of the Swiss team at the 2008 Summer Olympics where he earned bronze in men’s cross-country. Schurter also went on to secure the silver medal in the 2012 London Olympic Games. Additionally, Nino has won multiple World Championships along with World Cup Overall victories as well.

Nino started his career as a pro mountain bike rider purely by accident. He grew up, the youngest of three children, in a small village in the Swiss mountains. As a way to train for skiing in the summer, Nino started to mountain bike. At 7 years old, Nino along with his brother Mario started to race. His father was also interested in the sport and their whole family would often spend holidays riding. Nino’s interest in mountain bike riding is combined with his love of adventure, fun and nature.

Nino Schurter

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Date of Birth:
May 13, 1986
Sponsors:
Scott, Swisspower
Hobbies:
Bike, Freeride, Freeski, Golf, Technik

Career Highlights

    • 2008: Bronze, Olympic Games Men's Cross-country
    • 2009: 1st, UCI Mountain Bike World Championships cross-country
    • 2010: Swiss Champion
    • 2010: 1st, World Cup Overall
    • 2011: 1st, World Cup Pietermaritzburg
    • 2011: 1st, World Cup Houffalize
    • 2012: 1st, World Cup #1
    • 2012: 1st, Mont St. Anne World Cup
    • 2012: Silver, Olympic Games, London
    • 2012: 1st World Cup Overall
    • 2013: 1st World Cup #2 - XC
    • 2013: MTB Cross Country World Champion