Kentucky native Dallas Robinson and his tw0-man bobsledding partner Nick Cunningham are 13th after their first two heats on Sunday. Their final two heats will be Monday, 5:30pm Sochi time. USA team 1 is currently 3rd.
Robinson and Cunningham were just 0.98 of a second behind Russia’s first team who finished the track in 1:52.82.
Not how I thought tonight would go, but that’s racing. Coming out tomorrow to try and save some face.
— Nick Cunningham (@BOBSLEDR) February 16, 2014
Both Dallas and Nick will be apart of the 4-man bobsled team as well.
Robinson has said many times that he is amazed by the support he has been given over the past couple weeks. Many fans have been sending him encouraging words over Twitter and Facebook. In Crestwood, KY. a group of supporters went to McDonald’s to watch their hometown Olympian race.
Good luck tomorrow Dallas and Nick! Go USA