Chasing the silver lining
April 23, 2015
A native of Kernersville, North Carolina, Randy Jones attended Robert B. Glenn High School, where he was a standout athlete in football, as well as track and field. His success on the field of play and his merit in academics awarded Jones the opportunity to attend Duke University on an athletic scholarship. While in Durham, he continued his athletic prowess, excelling on the football field and on the track. In the meantime, he more than carried his weight in the classroom, where he obtained a degree in mechanical engineering.
USA Bobsled & Skeleton offseason Q & A
April 10, 2015
With the sliding over, fans have the opportunity to take a step back and relax after an exhilarating competition season. However, for athletes the real work is about to start. We caught up with USA Bobsled athletes Ajla Glavasevic and Sam Michener, as well as USA Skeleton athlete Megan Henry and asked them for some insight into their offseason plans.
Autism Awareness Day 2015, Connecting the Dots
April 02, 2015
Darrin Steele, USABS CEO, challenges us to learn something new about the disorder on this year's Autism Awareness Day.
Team USA concludes international sliding season with 78 medals
March 31, 2015
USA Bobsled & Skeleton athletes claimed 78 medals in international competitions and seven overall tour titles during the 2014-2015 season.
Holcomb/Valdes and Greubel Poser/Gibbs secure USA Bobsled National Championship titles
March 20, 2015
Holcomb/Valdes and Greubel Poser/Gibbs nabbed USA Bobsled National Championship titles in Lake Placid.
Antoine and Graybill defend USA Skeleton National Championship titles
March 20, 2015
Antoine and Graybill successfully defended their USA Skeleton National Championship titles.
Antoine and Graybill lead after day one of USA Skeleton National Championships
March 19, 2015
Antoine and Graybill are on their way to defending their titles as the race leaders midway through the USA Skeleton National Championships.
USA Bobsled and Skeleton National Championships start Thursday in Lake Placid
March 15, 2015
The best bobsled and skeleton athletes from around the nation will race for the National Championship title this Thursday and Friday to close out the 2014-2015 competitive season.
USA Bobsled athletes visit Dachau Concentration Camp
March 13, 2015
There are many opportunities that are associated with being a member of the national team for USA Bobsled & Skeleton besides competing against the best sliding athletes in the world. One of those opportunities is the ability to travel internationally, seeing parts of the world most Americans will never have the chance to see and paying respects at historic landmarks.
Holcomb wraps up season with ninth place finish in four-person bobsled World Championships
March 08, 2015
Holcomb, Valdes, Olsen and Michener wrapped up their four-person bobsled season with a ninth place finish to lead Team USA in today’s World Championship finale in Winterberg, Germany.