bobsled bobsled  /ˈbɑbs ˌlɛd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) formerly two short sleds coupled together
  2. (n) a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism
  3. (v) ride a bobsled

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. After two days of unseasonably mild weather, the icy 1936 Olympic bobsled course had frozen hard and fast over its tortuous, 1,800-yard length.
  2. He gave up bobsledding six years ago.
  3. They saw their first bobsled race, on television, during the Innsbruck Games in 1976and they were hooked.

News

  1. LoLo Jones Angers Bobsled Team by Showing Paycheck (Watch)

    *LoLo Jones has gone and pissed off some of her teammates on the Olympic bobsled team. With just eight months to go before the Winter Olympics, the two-time Olympic hurdler on Monday posted a Vine video jokingly complaining about her $741.84 check from the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, which decides pay based on performance [...]
    on June 19, 2013     Source: EURweb

  2. Lolo Jones Reveals Bobsled Paycheck, Angers Teammates

    There's only eight months to go until the Winter Olympics, and two-time Olympic hurdler Lolo Jones has offended her new bobsled teammates.On Monday, Jones posted a Vine video cheekily complaining about her $741.84 check from the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, which decides pay based on performance results. Several months with bobsled season. The whole season. That's it. I'm going to be a ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: TV Guide

  3. Lolo Jones angers bobsled community by posting paycheck of earnings

    Lolo Jones has angered her bobsled teammates just eight months ahead of the Winter Olympics by publicly revealing the paycheck she received from the U.S. read more
    on June 19, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

Quotes

  1. "I've been a new face on four football teams and now one bobsled team and it's pretty much the same story every time," Lumsden said Tuesday. "You're going to have some tension and you're going to have some acceptance. It's all about earning...
    on Dec 2, 2009 By: Jesse Lumsden Source: 24 Hours Vancouver

  2. "I'm happy. He (Monti) was one of the most special persons in bobsled," said Lange, who beat Zubkov in four-man in worlds at Altenberg a year ago by over 2 seconds. "But this was one of the most difficult years of my career. I'm just going to...
    on Mar 1, 2009 By: Andre Lange Source: USA Today

  3. "I am looking forward to getting the experience of learning the ropes of bobsledding," said Chelios. "It's a great opportunity to work with the United States Bobsled and Skeleton Federation and their athletes. I hope this is the first...
    on Oct 13, 2004 By: Chris Chelios Source: NBC5.com

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