Ireen Wust
Sport: Speed Skating
Birthdate: April 1, 1986
Birthplace: Goirle, Netherlands
Hometown: Goirle, Netherlands
Residence: Goirle, Netherlands
Ht: / Wt: 5'6" / 138 lbs
Olympics: 2006
Teammates: Renate Groenewold, Diane Valkenburg, Jorien Voorhuis

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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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