WCAP Soldier claims bobsled World Cup win
Last updated 1/11/2022 at 3:28pm
FORT CARSON – A U.S. Army Soldier assigned to Fort Carson's World Class Athlete Program claimed her second bobsled World Cup victory in Sigulda, Latvia, Jan. 2.
Spc. Lake Kwaza, a wheeled vehicle mechanic, teamed with Elana Meyers Taylor for the women's two-man bob competition.
Together they finished two runs with a best time of one minute, 41.88 seconds, a mere .22 of a second faster than British duo Mica McNeill and Adele Nicoll and .24 of a second before the Canadian team of Christine de Bruin and Kristen Bujnowski.
"Since the day I took up Bobsled and made my first World Cup Team, my...