2018 Olympics
Days
76
Hours
21
Mins
00
Secs
59

Patrick Rooney

Sport:Skeleton
Height:181cm
Weight:90kg
Birth Date:Nov. 30, -0001 (age 2017)
Birth Place:Calgary
Residence:Calgary
Twitter:@patrickr00ney

Patrick was introduced to skeleton by his cousin who works at the Canadian Sport Institute in Vancouver where he did a Talent ID Camp. Shortly after Patrick was sent down the Whistler Sliding Centre track and he was instatly hooked on the sport.

A talented athlete, Patrick spent his early sport days playing competitive hockey, and loved trying all sports. After graduating high shchool he studied engineering for two years before focusing his time on pursuing his Olympic dream. Patrick credits his cousin for giving him the drive to push for a career in elite athletics. While he strives for a career in elite athletics, Patrick is also dedicated to pursuing a degree in project management at the same time.

When not sliding, Patrick enjoys finishing, golfing, hunting, hockey cars and learning.

Career Highlights

2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Whistler, CAN: 3, 5
2014 – Intercontinental Cup, Winterberg, GER: 10
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Whistler, CAN: 4, 6
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Calgary, CAN: 6, 4

World Cup Results

2014 – World Cup, Konigssee, GER: 22

Intercontinental Cup Results

2017 – Intercontinental Cup, Calgary, CAN: 13, 11 
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Lake Placid, USA: 8, 10
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Whistler, CAN: 3, 5
2016 – Intercontinental Cup, Igls, AUT: 13, 14
2016 – Intercontinental Cup, Konigssee, GER: 14, 16
2014 – Intercontinental Cup, Winterberg, GER: 10
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Whistler, CAN: 4, 6
2015 – Intercontinental Cup, Calgary, CAN: 6, 4