It may not be terribly cold in Sochi, Russia at the Winter Games.
It’s 61 here. I’m playing a game called ″It’s colder in…″ It’s colder in: Savannah, Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Jacksonville…#sochi2014— Sally Jenkins (@sallyjenx) February 10, 2014
But that hasn’t kept former track star and current American bobsledder Lolo Jones from battling a cold and flu.
Just released… been in quarantine room in Olympic village.Single room was nice just wish I had one of those stray dogs to keep me company— Lolo Jones (@lolojones) February 10, 2014
Jones, who ran hurdles at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Games, made headlines when she made the U.S. bobsled team. And ruffled more than a few feathers when she complained about the small size of her bobsled team paycheck.
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Evolving sports of the Winter Olympics