Beijing 2022 will be Campbell Wright's first Winter Olympic Games.
Campbell was New Zealand Team flagbearer at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, with the event providing him a performance pathway to the Winter Olympic Games. Aged just 17 at the event and competing against a 99-strong field he placed fourth in the 7.5K sprint event and 6th in the 12.5K event.
Wright began cross country skiing at a young age and started competing in biathlon in 2017. He has been named ‘Snow Sports New Zealand Cross Country Skier of the Year' every year since 2016 and is the youngest athlete on the IBU World Cup circuit.
Wright is coached by Luca Bormilini.