Bobsledder Kaillie Humphries gets release, can slide for US
September 29, 2019
Two-time Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries will be allowed to compete for the United States this season and beyond, after Canadian officials announced Saturday night that they are granting her request to be released from their program.
It's a massive boost for the American program, adding one of the most decorated pilots in bobsled history.
Humphries' career for Canada was stellar. She won two Olympic golds, an Olympic bronze, two world titles, four overall World Cup titles, 22 World Cup races and took home 48 World Cup medals in her 11 seasons — finishing among the top three sle...