That describes this year’s U.S. Olympic skeleton team, which, at three athletes, is the smallest delegation Team USA will send to an Olympics since the sport came back on the schedule in 2002. But there's no better representative than veteran Katie Uhlaender, who will be appearing in her fifth Olympic Games, to lead the team that also includes rookies Kelly Curtis and Andrew Blaser as they look to make their mark in Beijing.
“USA Bobsled and Skeleton is incredibly proud of the three athletes nominated to represent Team USA in skeleton at the 2022 Olympics,” USABS CEO Aron McGuire said. “It was a battle to make the team and it came down to the very last race.”
Here is a look at the three skeleton athletes who will compete for Team USA at the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 in February: