Rueegg is the reigning two-man world champion... A former ski racer and decathlete, he comes from a family of bobsledders... Rueegg's uncles were world championship medalists, his brother was a push athlete in his sled, and his cousin was a World Cup driver... Ivo, who finished eighth in both men's events in Torino, returns for his second Games at age 38.
|Sat, Feb 20 - 5:00p||Two-Man, Run 1 of 4||4||51.76|
|Sat, Feb 20 - 6:35p||Two-Man, Run 2 of 4||5||1:43.94|
|Sun, Feb 21 - 4:00p||Two-Man, Run 3 of 4||4||2:35.86|
|Sun, Feb 21 - 5:20p||Two-Man, Run 4 of 4||4||3:27.85|
|Fri, Feb 26 - 1:00p||Four-Man, Run 1 of 4||8||51.31|
|Fri, Feb 26 - 2:45p||Four-Man, Run 2 of 4||4||1:42.44|
|Sat, Feb 27 - 1:00p||Four-Man, Run 3 of 4||6||2:34.14|
|Sat, Feb 27 - 2:45p||Four-Man, Run 4 of 4||6||3:25.71|
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.