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Women's bobsled team qualify for Winter Olympics

JAMAICA HAVE qualified for the Olympic women’s bobsled team for the first time, earning the last quota spot in the PyeongChang field by a slim margin over Romania. This season, Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian (a 2014 U.S. Olympian) drove the first Jamaican women’s sled in World Cup competition since 2001.

She and brakewoman Carrie Russell debuted in seventh place in December, which put them into Olympic qualifying position. Russell won a 2013 World title in track and field as part of Jamaica’s 4x100m relay.

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The Voice Online - Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:27:16 +0000

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