Biography:

Doubles luge specialist, long-time member of national team … Two-time Olympian… Veteran of eight World Cup seasons … Competed at six WC, finished 10th three times.

Getting to know…

His brother, Mike, is his luge partner … Father, Ed, is the Olympic race director … Mother, Carol, will be an official at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games … Returned from three-year hiatus teaming with brother in 2005-06 … Coached junior national luge team in his temporary retirement … Cycles and plays ultimate frisbee outside of luge.