Steven Holcomb

Bobsledding / Team USA



Steven Holcomb is an American bobsledder who has competed since 1998. At the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, he won the 4-man bobsled event for the United States, its first gold medal in that event since 1948. At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, he finished sixth in the four-man event and 14th in the two-man event.

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April 14, 1980 (age 38)


5 ft 10 in (178 cm)


Team USA



Steven Holcomb is Looking Forward to the Upcoming Bobsledding Season

Steven Holcomb is excited about the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics, but since it will be his potential fourth winter games, he seems pretty nonchalant about things. “I enjoy competing and go

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Steven Holcomb's Off Day Activities

Steven Holcomb maintains a weekly schedule of training for about 18 hours a day from October through April. So needless to say, during the offseason, he cherishes some down time. “It’s nice

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Steven Holcomb's Olympic Experiences

Steven Holcomb has competed in the last three winter Olympics including a gold medal run from the 2010 games in Vancouver. In this video, Holcomb shares his olympic experience, how each trip has be

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Steven Holcomb's Advice for Handling Adversity

Professional bobsledder Steven Holcomb is a proponent of never quitting and always working to improve. “The biggest lesson I learned was perseverance and not giving up,” Holcomb said. “It’s

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Steven Holcomb's Military Service

In addition to being an Olympic gold medalist, Steven Holcomb served in the Utah Army National Guard for seven years and took part in the Army World Class Athlete Program. In this video, Holcomb de

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Steven Holcomb's Training Routine

Steven Holcomb trains year round to be an elite bobsledder. Because of the demands of his sport, Holcomb focuses on quick bursts of strength and speed. In this video, Holcomb explains his training

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Steven Holcomb's Favorite Netflix Shows

Olympic bobsledder Steven Holcomb is a fan of Netflix. “I just rewatched the entire season of Black Mirror,” he said. “It’s basically a modern Twilight Zone. It’s pretty crazy.”

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Steven Holcomb's Battle Against Depression

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Steven Holcomb's Experiences at the Olympics

Steven Holcomb has participated in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics and all three of the games have had a unique feeling around them. “I definitely know what I’m getting into,” he sa

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