Briauna Jones, an alternate on the women's bobsled squad for Team USA, credits former Charlotte 49ers track coach Bob Olesen for taking a chance on her and convincing her to take up the sport. McClatchy Kristen Gowdy/USA Bobsled and Skeleton
Briauna Jones, an alternate on the women's bobsled squad for Team USA, credits former Charlotte 49ers track coach Bob Olesen for taking a chance on her and convincing her to take up the sport. McClatchy Kristen Gowdy/USA Bobsled and Skeleton

‘I’m here for them.’ The highs and lows of life as a backup Olympic athlete

February 09, 2018 12:05 PM