Vic Wild
Vladimir Putin and Vic Wild 24 February 2014


August 23, 1986


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Vic Wild (born 23 August 1986) is a Russian snowboarder. He formerly represented the United States until his decision to move to Russia to learn the Russian language.

He competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi representing Russia. He took home both gold medals in both men's parallel giant slalom and men's parallel slalom.

Ben and Toad's Contest

Vic Wild was a contestant on season 1 of Ben and Toad's Contest. He was eliminated in week 6, the same week as Sabrina Bryan and fellow Sochi 2014 Olympian Noriaki Kasai.


  • Vic Wild is married to fellow Russian snowboarder Alena Zavarzina, who also won a medal at the Olympics in Sochi.