Dan Joye

Luge

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Best-Ever Results

  • 2010 Olympic Winter Games - 6th place in doubles with partner Christian Niccum
  • Dan is a 2006 Olympian (w/Preston Griffall)
  • Dan won two Junior World Cup doubles titles (w/Preston Griffall) in 2002 and 2003
  • Dan won two Junior World Doubles titles (w/Preston Griffall) 2002 and 2003

2007-08 Results

  • 2007-08 World Cup Results: 5th, 7th, 6th, 8th, 7th, 8th, 7th, 8th
  • Finished eighth in the final 2008 overall World Cup rankings
  • Fall 2007 World Cup team relay gold medalists (Nov. 17)
  • Winter 2008 World Cup team relay bronze medalists (Jan. 6)
  • Finished sixth at the 40th World Luge Championships
  • Finished fifth in the 40th World Luge Championship team relay event
  • Finished 10th in the final 2008 overall Challenge Cup rankings
  • 2008 Verizon U.S. National Champions

2006-07 Results

  • Did not race internationally in 2006-07, the 2007-08 season is their first season together

Fun Facts

  • Dan was the youngest paraglider in American to be licensed at 13
  • Dan's favorite musical group is Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • Dan's most cherished possession is his personal computer