Career Highlights: After failing to make an Olympic team as an alpine skier, Kraus transitioned to freestyle skiing in 2002 and has excelled
at ski cross. … Won gold at the 2005 and ’07 World Ski Championships. Had a disappointing performance in ’09, however, getting
eliminated in the first round and finishing 23rd. ... His 20 World Cup medals since 2002 include 14 golds.