Oh Boy! The Bob Sled Team is Back.You would not believe this again! 26 years ago Jamaica shocked the world when a brave group of Jamaicans decided that they going to enter the competition in a sport that requires ice and snow. Remember now Jamaica year round average temperature is in the 80’s and above, never seen ice and snow. Now the Bob Sled team is back!
After their equipment was delayed in arriving to the Sochi Games, driver Winston Watts and his teammates got in their first two runs down the Sanki Sliding Center track on Thursday. The Jamaicans, who qualified for the first time since 2002, couldn’t train Wednesday because they arrived ahead of their luggage, which was on a later flight to Russia.
He even got powder in his eyes after putting on his helmet.
“Security went through them. I don’t know who, but the lids were open,” he said. “I didn’t look at my bags last night and all of the stuff was all over my stuff. Protein. They take the seal off and open. They may think there was something else in there.”