The most decorated Nordic combined skier in Olympic history, with six medals (two gold) ... He and Canadian speed skater could set a historic medal mark at the 2010 Vancouver Games ... Made a deal with the Austrian ski federation in order to end a two-year retirement ... Kept busy during his lay-off, writing an autobiography, completing a degree and working in television.
|Sun, Feb 14 - 10:00a||Indiv. Normal Hill -- Ski Jump||41||102.5|
|Sun, Feb 14 - 1:45p||Indiv. Normal Hill -- XC (10km)||14||+45.1|
|Tue, Feb 23 - 10:30a||Team Large Hill -- Ski Jumping||3||479.9|
|Tue, Feb 23 - 2:00p||Team Large Hill -- Cross-Country (4x5km)||1||48:55.6|
|Thu, Feb 25 - 11:00a||Indiv. Large Hill -- Ski Jump||40||78.8|
|Thu, Feb 25 - 2:00p||Indiv. Large Hill -- XC (10km)||17||+2:09.5|
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.