Bobsleigh is a winter sport where teams go down narrow, twisting, banked, ice tracks on gravity powered sleds.
The objective of the game is to win the race by crossing the finish line in the least amount of time possible in two or four runs.
Andre is a retired bobsledder. He competed in the Winter Olympics in 2002, 2006, and 2010. He has won four gold medals and one silver. He began his career as a luger but in 1993 started to take up bobsleigh. He also has fourteen medals from the FIBT World Championships, with eight of them being gold. He won three combined Bobsleigh World Cup championships.
June 28, 1973