February 17

Steven Holcomb & Steve Langton, Bobsled

The road to Sochi: U.S. Olympic hopefuls

Born: 1980 (Holcomb); 1983 (Langton)

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The team from the United States USA-1, piloted by Steven Holcomb and brakeman Steven Langton, celebrate their bronze medal win after the men's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Hometown: Park City, Utah (Holcomb); Melrose, Mass.(Langton)

Events: Two-man bobsled

Sochi: Bronze medal in tw0-man bobsled

Details: Holcomb won the gold medal in the four-man bobsled in the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. He also competed in the 2006 Olympics and has won four world bobsled championships. Langton competed in 2010 but did not medal. The pair won thegold medal at the World Championships in Lake Placid in 2012.

Personal websites: www.teamholcomb.com

Twitter: @StevenHolcomb; @StevenLangton

Photo: The Associated Press

 

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