Shane McConkey
Shane McConkey

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Name: Shane McConkey
Occupation: Skier
Gender: Male
Birth Day: December 30, 1969
Death Date: Mar 26, 2009 (age 39)
Age: Aged 39
Birth Place: Vancouver, Canada
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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Shane McConkey

Shane McConkey was born on December 30, 1969 in Vancouver, Canada (39 years old). Shane McConkey is a Skier, zodiac sign: Capricorn. Find out Shane McConkeynet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.


He tragically died at the age of 39 while skiing in the Dolomite Mountains in Italy.

Does Shane McConkey Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Shane McConkey died on Mar 26, 2009 (age 39).

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

$500 Thousand

Salary 2020

Not known

Before Fame

He trained as a skier at Burke Mountain Academy in Vermont.

Biography Timeline


On March 26, 2009, Shane McConkey died while executing a ski-BASE jump on the Sass Pordoi, a mountain in the Sella group, in the Italian Dolomites. One of his skis failed to release, sending him into a spin. After he corrected the problem, it was too late to deploy his parachute.


He won numerous awards and competitions. McConkey started as a competitive ski racer, but moved on to be featured in a long line of extreme skiing movies. McConkey was known for combining BASE jumping with skiing, as seen in such feats as skiing into a BASE jump off the Eiger. McConkey went to Burke Mountain Academy. He was also known for his contributions to ski design, notably being the father of reverse sidecut and reverse camber skis (aka: skis with rocker); first mounting bindings onto water skis for use in Alaska, then with the Volant Spatula and, more recently, the K2 Pontoon ski design. McConkey's high-speed chairlift and ski area at Park City Mountain Resort are named after his father, Jim McConkey, who was an early proponent of extreme skiing in the U.S. On April 2, 2011 Shane McConkey was inducted into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of fame along with other Tahoe skiers, Daron Rahlves and Glen Plake.

Family Life

Shane was born in Vancouver, British Colombia. Shane's dad Jim is considered the father of extreme skiing.

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