SPORT: Freestyle Skiing
BIRTHDATE: Feb. 22, 1982
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Mayer secured an Olympic spot by winning the Gold Cup on the Olympic site in Deer Valley. He also earned a silver medal at Steamboat Springs, Colo.
The world junior dual gold medalist in 2000, he was the 2001 moguls bronze medalist and won the Europa Cup moguls in Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic.
PERSONAL: A student at Cornell University. He began skiing at age 2 and competing at 6. He enjoys fly-fishing and Mexican food.