The biographical information was provided by the Vancouver Organizing Committee (VANOC) for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.
Education: Lycee SSHN: Albertville, France
Language spoken: French
Club name: CS La Clusaz: La Clusaz, France
Coach: Valerie Bourdier (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.