Bobsled & Skeleton
HEIGHT 5'5" WEIGHT 165 lbs
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Cherrelle Garrett was born in San Francisco, California on May 7, 1989. The native of Hayward, California graduated with a Bachelor's of Art degree in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley, where she also starred on the Track and Field team. Cherrelle was introduced to the sport of Bobsled by Elana Meyers Taylor, who recruited her. She ran track with Elana's husband, Nic Taylor, at Mt. Eden High School, where her love of sports began. Cherrelle is active in her community, volunteering for the Girls and Boys Club and helping people reach their full potential as a fitness instructor during off season.
- 2016 World Championships in women's bobsled with pilot Jamie Greubel Poser - 5th in Igls (2/16)
- 2015-2016 World Cup with pilot Jamie Greubel Poser - GOLD in Winterberg (12/15); GOLD in Lake Placid (1/16); SILVER in Whistler (1/16); 4th in St. Moritz (2/16)
- 2015-2016 World Cup with pilot Elana Meyers Taylor - 8th in Altenberg (11/15)
- 2015 World Championships in women's with pilot Elana Meyers Taylor - GOLD (2/15)
- 2015 World Championships in team event with pilot Elana Meyers Taylor - 5th (2/15)
- 2014-2015 World Cup with pilot Jamie Greubel Poser - BRONZE in St. Moritz (1/15); BRONZE in Igls (2/15)
- 2014-2015 World Cup with pilot Elana Meyers Taylor - GOLD in Lake Placid (12/14); GOLD in Calgary (12/14); GOLD in Altenberg (1/15); 6th in Koenigssee (1/15); GOLD in La Plagne (1/15); GOLD in Sochi (2/15)
- 2014-2015 North American Cup with pilot Elana Meyers Taylor - GOLD in Calgary #2 (11/14); SILVER in Calgary #1 (11/14); GOLD in Park City #1 (11/14)
Seizing her second chance
Feb. 16, 2016
For Cherrelle Garrett, bobsled was a second chance.
6 U.S. Athletes To Watch At The Bobsled & Skeleton World Championships
Stuart Lieberman Feb. 10, 2016
Team USA will be bringing a strong and experienced group to Austria.
Jamie Greubel Poser Scores Her Second Bobsled Win Of the Season
Peggy Shinn Jan. 08, 2016
Greubel Poser's third world cup gold of her career is her first win on her home track in Lake Placid.
The 15 Best Photos Of Team USA Celebrating Victory In 2015
Dec. 22, 2015
These photos of pure joy and elation are sure to make your day.
Top 15 Team USA Women Of 2015
Paul D. Bowker Dec. 21, 2015
Who were the top female athletes across all sports in 2015?
Greubel Poser, Meyers Taylor Are First U.S. Women To Go 1-2 On A German Track In At Least 10 Years
Brandon Penny Dec. 05, 2015
Greubel Poser's win was her first on a German track; Meyers Taylor rebounded from eighth last week.
Altenberg World Cup Photo Gallery
Dec. 01, 2015
Check out images of the USA bobsled national team from the Altenberg World Cup last weekend. Photos were taken by Charlie Booker.
Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Olympic Athletes/Team Of The Year Nominees?
Nov. 16, 2015
Match the athletes up for Team USA Awards presented by Dow with their accomplishments on and off the field.
Ice, Grass Or Water: Why Three Women’s Teams Deserve To Be Olympic Team Of The Year
Doug Williams Nov. 12, 2015
Learn more about the three nominees for Olympic Team Of The Year, presented by Dow.
Meet The Nominees For Team USA's Best Of The Year Awards
United States Olympic Committee Nov. 09, 2015
Online fan voting is available at TeamUSA.org/Awards through Nov. 20.
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