Every day during competition in Sochi, we’ll highlight a different sport or event, including fun facts and athlete workouts for you to try!
- Medals are awarded based on the total time over the four runs, with the winner having the lowest overall time. If two teams complete the competition in a tie, they are awarded the same place. There are events for both men and women.
- In 1960 in Squaw Valley, bobsled events were not held due to the lack of a track.
- The speed of the sled as it travels down the track may reach 150 km/h.
In the gym, Steven Holcomb and his teammates include various exercises to maximize the start of their runs.
Complete 8-12 reps of the following exercises:
Romanian Dead Lift