To assist with keeping the focus on performance and striving for our collective goals, the Athlete Handbook is intended to be a resource regarding staffing, policies and procedures of the USABS. This handbook is not a legal document, and the USABS reserves the right to make appropriate changes as necessary. Download the Athlete Handbook here.


The Athlete Handbook contains the following documents:


USABS Contact Information

USABS Mission, Vision and Values 

USA Bobsled & Skeleton Selection Criteria

IBSF Schedule

USABS Policies & Procedures 

USABS Team Policies

USABS Athlete Safety Policy 

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center Transportation Policy 

Vehicle Policy 

BMW Vehicle Waiver 

Media Policy

Sport Funding Table 

Program Fee and Equipment Distribution Information 

Skeleton Speedsuit Distribution Policy

USABS Equipment Rental Agreement 

Sport Accident Insurance  

USABS Concussion Plan 

USABS Waiver Request Form

USABS Athlete Concern Form

USABS Confidentiality Agreement

USABS Athlete Handbook Acknowledgment