Cherrelle Garrett

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.

FUN FACTS

- She loves making people laugh and smile.  
- "Family time is the best time." 
- She loves seafood.


CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • 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)
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS


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