Biography:

Mike Robertson made his Olympic debut at Vancouver 2010 and won the silver medal in the men’s snowboard cross event.

Robertson posted the third fastest time in qualification and went on to win his heat, quarterfinal and semifinal before finishing second to American Seth Wescott, the defending Olympic champion in the final.

Robertson had finished 17th in his lone appearance at the FIS World Championships in 2009 but had two career World Cup podium finishes.