Katie Uhlaender
Sport: Skeleton
Birthdate: July 17, 1984
Birthplace: Vail, CO
Hometown: Breckenridge, CO
Residence: Breckenridge, CO
Ht: / Wt: 5'3" / 141 lbs
Olympics: 2006
Event: Women's
Olympic Pulse
  • Katie Uhlaender It's been a crazy ride. I raced hard and proud. Just didn't put any good runs down. Couldn't be more proud of the women that did!
  • Katie Uhlaender Go to: and vote for me!! I nominated my father Ted
  • Katie Uhlaender Been a long time since I've Tweeted? Is that a word? I'm in Park City and am stoked to be training my ars off! Literally
  • Katie Uhlaender Horrible race in Lake Placid. Headed to Portland. Two weeks before the next race, and I will be ready!
  • Katie Uhlaender Two of the most annoying sounds in the world to me: blow dryer and vacume

Getting to know: Katie Uhlaender

As a 21-year-old, Uhlaender finished sixth at the Torino Games... Since then she has won two overall World Cup titles and two world medals... Last season was a trying one for Uhlaender, who lost her father, Ted -- a former major league baseball player -- to cancer just before the 2009 World Championships... The aspiring writer and producer has twice worked on location for the television program Survivor.


DateEvent RankResults
Thu, Feb 18 - 4:30pWomen's Run 1 of 4 854.51
Thu, Feb 18 - 5:40pWomen's Run 2 of 4 91:49.04
Fri, Feb 19 - 3:45pWomen's Run 3 of 4 102:43.58
Fri, Feb 19 - 4:55pWomen's Run 4 of 4 113:37.93

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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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