The Story of the Jamaican Bobsled Team


The image above shows one of the first newspaper articles written about Jamaica’s historic 1988 bobsled team of Devon Harris, Dudley Stokes, Michael White, and Nelson Stokes, who competed in that year’s Winter Olympics held in Calgary, Canada.

As the two-man sled team of Winston Watt and Marvin Dixon, heads to Sochi, Russia for this year’s games, get to know more about our intrepid bobsledders’ journey over the years. We also find out about the women’s team that was assembled almost a decade later for the 2002 games in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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