Understanding Your Why

September 4, 2020 0

By: Mystique Ro The first half of 2020 really threw humanity in for a loop. While much of our unpreparedness was pretty conspicuous in how we handled the challenges this year brought, our adaptability has […]

Underdogs of 2020

July 28, 2020 0

By: Mystique Ro The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) has been on standby since May awaiting the latest Covid-19 influenced regulations and restrictions. They had convened a meeting on July 15 to discuss plans […]

Keeping the Dream Alive During a Pandemic

June 19, 2020 0

By: Mystique Ro We are officially into the second half of 2020.    People have likened the experiences of 2020 thus far to the nightmare game of Jumanji. There may be some truth to that. […]

Miracle on Ice: 40 Years Later

February 22, 2020 0

By: Zachary Draves Do You Believe in Miracles?! Yes! Those iconic words by famed sportscaster Al Michaels perfectly summed up one of the greatest upsets in all of sports. It was a moment that transcended […]

Gold, Wood & Glass

January 13, 2020 0

The beginning of 2020 kicked off with the final three North American Cup races. The first day was scheduled to host races number six and seven in two single heat races while day two would […]

A Decade to Reflect

December 31, 2019 1

By: Mystique Ro The year 2019 is playing out its final scenes and leaves us with a decade’s worth of memories to reflect on. In this overview, we take in the peaks and valleys of […]

Coming Up Short

November 18, 2019 1

Well, Skeleton National Team Trials have concluded and athletes are starting to disperse around the world in preparation for the first international races on their respective circuits. I finished ranked seventh at the USA Team […]

Winter is Coming

October 26, 2019 0

By: Mystique Ro It is now late October, time for the 2019 Skeleton National Team Trials. The critical point of the season where athletes race for a spot to compete on a circuit. This year, […]

Hustle

October 8, 2019 0

Summer as a civilian has officially come to an end, and I am now back in Lake Placid preparing for my Skeleton season to begin. It’s funny how all the physical preparation in the world […]

Pack Mentality

July 27, 2019 1

By: Mystique Ro Having now lived in Charlotte for nearly three months now, I can honestly say this was the right decision. It has been imperative to my training to get back into an environment […]

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