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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Gold & Bronze in Park City

RESILIENCE… is the token word for this season and it definitely defines my performance this week in Park City, Utah after last weeks’ disappointment in Whistler. I won my 3rd World cup of my career on Wednesday, but there wasn’t a moment of time to be wasted celebrating because I had less than 24 hrs to prepare for the 8th and final World cup race of the year. And I managed to win the Bronze medal, moving me up to 7th in the Overall World cup standings. Not bad considering I missed a race and had some bad races, so … Continue reading

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Disappointment in Whistler

UGH!!!… That is what went through my mind as i was skidding my sled sideways in corner 4 on my 2nd run durning our Olympic test event in Whistler Thursday. Standing at the top of the track as the last athlete to go, you would think I'd be nervous, but I wasn't. Amazingly I felt exactly what we are trying to achieve for the 2010 Olympics, calm and at home.  I had set a new track record my 1st run of 54.81 and went 139.5kh/hr! At this incredible speed I realized I needed to be more aggressive and have perfect … Continue reading

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