In upcoming action at The Whistler Sliding Center, luge doubles pair Mark Grimmette (Muskegon, Mich.) and Brian Martin (Palo Alto, Calif.), the most decorated lugers in U.S. history, seek a gold medal after earning a bronze in 1998 and a silver in 2002.

 

After multiple weather delays in training and competition, Lindsey Vonn (Vail, Colo.) and her teammates are antsy to begin racing. The ladies’ downhill alpine skiing competition begins Wednesday at 11 a.m.

 

In cross country skiing, Kikkan Randall (Anchorage, Alaska), reigning World Championship silver medalist, and World Cup medalist Andy Newell (Shaftsbury, Vt.) lead a team of young Americans in the individual sprint.

 

Featured in Wednesday’s edition of USA Daily, GM Brian Burke, on the heals of a devastating family tragedy, says the U.S. Men’s Hockey Team is in Vancouver to and he’s OK with him team of young guns being labeled the "underdogs" of the 2010 tournament.

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