Cool Runnings: Anyone Can Attempt to Make the Olympic Bobsled Team.

“We have to go through thousands of athletes to find that one who’s incredibly talented, incredibly committed, and has a great work ethic to go to the Olympic Games,” said USA Bobsled & Skeleton assistant coach Mike Kohn, who won a bronze medal at the Salt Lake City 2002 Olympic Games as a push athlete.

Because there are only two cities in the United States with bobsled tracks – Lake Placid and Park City, Utah – the federation goes on the road to find new recruits gleaned from football, track and field, soccer, softball and other sports." READ MORE.  

 

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