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|Born||Feb. 29, 1968, in Bemidji, Minn.|
|Occupation||Owner/operator of Dave's Pizza in Bemidji, Minn.|
|Family||Married to Roxanne; two sons, Alex and Graem|
|Year started curling||1982|
| ||Education||Bachelor's degree in technical illustration and graphic design|
|CURLING HIGHLIGHTS |
Olympic Winter Games: 2006 (bronze)
U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2014, 2006 (champion), 1998
U.S. National Championships: 2013 (6th), 2012 (silver), 2011 (champion), 2010 (champion), 2008 (6th), 2007 (5th), 2006 (champion), 2005 (champion), 2004 (runner-up), 2003 (champion), 1994 (champion), 1993 (champion); 8 additional appearances
World Curling Championships: 2011 (10th), 2010 (4th), 2006 (4th), 2005 (6th), 2003 (8th), 1994 (5th as vice skip with Scott Baird), 1993 (bronze as vice skip with Scott Baird)
Strauss Crown of Curling (World Curling Tour): 2005 (runner-up)
World Curling Tour Players Championship: 2006 (quarterfinalist), 2005 (quarterfinalist), 1997, 1995
Korbel International Cashspiel: 2005, 2004 (champion both years)
Minnesota State Men's Championships: Five-time champion; 2003 (runner-up)
USA Curling Athlete of the Year: 2011, 2005, 2003
USA Curling Team of the Year: 2006
Continental Cup of Curling: 2012 (runner-up), 2011 (champion), 2006 (runner-up), 2003 (runner-up)
U.S. Olympic Committee Team of the Month: December 2005
U.S. Olympic Committee Team of the Year: 2006
About Pete Fenson:
Curls out of: Bemidji Curling Club
Curling start: "I was introduced to curling at age 13 by my parents who both curled."
Curling heroes: Bob Fenson and Scott Baird
Training regimen: "I enjoy training both on and off the ice, including cycling, swimming, and the occasional practice stone."
Other sports/hobbies: Golf, cycling/mountain biking, pinball, family time
In his own words: "When I'm not curling I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling and scuba diving."
Greatest competitor: "Myself. It is a constant battle."
Favorite athlete to watch: Michael Jordan
Other Olympic sport he'd like to try: Downhill skiing