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Alex Pullin

Alex Pullin (1987–2020), former world snowboard champion

by Kirk Fox

Alex “Chumpy” Pullin was a two-time world snowboard cross champion from Australia.    

  • Died: Wednesday, July 8, 2020. (Who else died on July 8?) 
  • Details of Death: Died at the age of 32 from a drowning accident while spearfishing in Australia.   
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World Snowboard Cross Champion 

Pullin was the world champion in snowboard cross in 2011 and 2013. He competed in the Olympics for Australia in 2010, 2014, and 2018 with his best finish being sixth place. He was Australia’s flag bearer at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Pullin started competing in the Winter X Games in 2008 and won a silver medal in the 2016 Winter X Games in Aspen.

What they said about him

Full Obituary: New York Post

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