|Birthdate:||June 8, 1976|
|Residence:||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Ht: / Wt:||5'4" / 121 lbs|
|Olympics:||2006, 2002, 1998|
|Teammates:||Catherine Raney Norman, Nancy Swider-Peltz Jr., Jilleanne Rookard|
After leading the United States to a stunning upset of the Dutch in the semifinals of the men's team pursuit, Chad Hedrick may not be able to race against Canada in Saturday's final.
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.