Tim Burke
Sport: Biathlon
Birthdate: February 3, 1982
Birthplace: Paul Smiths, NY
Hometown: Paul Smiths, NY
Residence: Lake Placid, NY
Ht: / Wt: 5'11" / 167 lbs
Olympics: 2006
Teammates: Jay Hakkinen, Lowell Bailey, Jeremy Teela

Getting to know: Tim Burke

2006 Olympian ... Has moved to the top of the U.S. biathlon team's depth chart after two strong seasons on the World Cup ... Always carries a bottle of hot sauce with him on the road ... Started biathlon when he was 12 years old ... Dates German double gold medalist from the 2002 Salt Lake Games, Andrea Henkel.


DateEvent RankResults
Sun, Feb 14 - 11:15a10km Sprint 4726:54.8
Thu, Feb 18 - 1:20p20km Individual 4553:22.6
Fri, Feb 26 - 11:30a4 x 7.5km Relay 131:27:58.3
Tue, Feb 16 - 12:45p12.5km Pursuit 46+3:48.4
Sun, Feb 21 - 11:00a15km Mass Start 18+1:09.0

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    Who am I?

    As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.

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