2006 Olympian, together with her identical twin sister Tracy ... Says her skiing technique is easily distinguishable from her sister's ... Started out as a soccer player and sports shooter when she was little, but became a biathlete after meeting a recruiter ... In 2008, was invited to compete in a glitzy exhibition event called the Biathlon World Team Challenge in a German soccer stadium.
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.