The biographical information was provided by the Vancouver Organizing Committee (VANOC) for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.
Nickname: 'Cici', given to her by a little girl she used to babysit and who couldn't pronounce 'Cynthia'. (FIS, 04 Feb 2010)
Hobbies: Sports, being with family and friends, cooking, travelling, reading. (FIS, 04 Feb 2010)
Education: Business - California Coast University: Santa Ana, CA, United States
Language spoken: English, Spanish, French, German
Coach: Hanspeter Denzler [father], Fabian Denzler (colombiaski.com, 04 Feb 2010)
Sporting Relatives: Her father was a ski racer and was the head coach of the Swiss University ski team for more than 30 years. (Athlete, 11 Feb 2010)
Injuries: She has torn her anterior cruciate ligaments, suffered meniscus tears and broken her right ankle in three areas. (Athlete, 11 Feb 2010)
Marital status: Single
As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.