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LUGE: Cammy Myler

Country: United States
Born: Dec. 7, 1968, in Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Height: 5'8"   Weight: 150 lbs.   Current Home: Lake Placid, N.Y.

Competition Highlights

World Championships: 1997 (6th), 1996 (5th), 1995 (4th).
U.S. Championships: 1997 (9th), 1996, (1st), 1995 (2nd).
1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics: 11th
1992 Albertville Winter Olympics: 5th.
1988 Calgary Winter Olympics: 9th.

Fun Facts

 Myler's fifth place finish at the 1988 Calgary games is the best showing by a U.S. woman sledder in Olympic competition.
 She began participating in luge in 1980, and, five years later at 16, she became the youngest sledder to win a national title.
 A graduate cum laude from Dartmouth College (1995), Myler has won a total of six U.S. National Championships during her career. Cammy is short for her first name, Cameron.
Source: Knight-Ridder/Tribune

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