Brendan Green

Balancing Contradictions in Sport and in Life BioAchievementsMore Three-time Canadian team member Brendan Green knows all about balance; the biathlon competition is in itself a test of intense, full-out physical exertion coupled with extremely fine control and stability of shooting. He has proved himself in this sport as a bronze medalist in the 2016 World…

Allison Baver

She’s never slowed down BioAchievementsMore A three-time Winter Games competitor, Allison won her first medal at the 2010 Vancouver Games as a member of the bronze medal-winning women’s 3,000-meter relay team. But her journey to Vancouver started way back in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania where she began her sporting life as a roller skater. Allison graduated…

Kelly Gunther

She’s got it on ice BioAchievementsMore Kelly Gunther is rightfully nicknamed “The Comeback Kid”—she epitomizes perseverance and determination. After a heart-breaking ruling rescinded her place on the American skating team for the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Kelly’s foot was nearly severed in a horrific accident on the ice just three months later in the…

Alyson Dudek

The ice. The gym. And the medal. BioAchievementsMore Alyson realized a lifelong dream when she won a bronze medal in short track speed skating at the 2010 Vancouver Games—a dream that began while watching the 1998 Nagano Games in front of the family TV as an 8 year old. Inspired by the athletes, she proclaimed…

Kris Freeman

Enduring performance BioAchievementsMore As a four-time winter games competitor, cross-county skier Kris Freeman is all about breaking new ice. Kris, aka “Freebird,” has won 16 national championships, placed fourth at the 2009 World Ski Championship (missing the bronze medal by a mere 1.3 seconds), in addition to competing in three grueling events at the Games…

Kelli Stack

Eyes on the prize BioAchievementsMore Kelli Stack’s love for hockey and love for dogs unexpectedly came together in 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, where she won her second silver medal, after winning her first in Vancouver in 2010. While in Russia, she won the heart of a stray five-month old German Shepard pup in the…

Brianne McLaughlin

The puck stops here BioAchievementsMore Brianne McLaughlin is right at home on the ice, having started skating in Ohio at age 5. As a college goalie for the Robert Morris University Colonials, she stopped 3,809 of the 4,188 shots she faced, recording a .910 save average. In 2010-11, Brianne was drafted by the Burlington Barracudas…

Megan Bozek

The best defense is good offense BioAchievementsMore As one of the top-scoring defensewomen on both her University of Minnesota Golden Gophers college team and in the national collegiate rankings, Illinois-born Megan was also the team’s captain. A silver medalist in the 2014 Sochi Games, she’s focused on winning gold and aspires to play for the…