Advertisement

USA Luge hires Olympic medalist Florschuetz

From ESPN - July 17, 2017

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- USA Luge has hired 2006 Olympic medalist Andre Florschuetz as a technology consultant, with hopes the move will provide the Americans another boost going into this winter's Pyeongchang Games.

Florschuetz teamed with Torsten Wustlich to give powerful Germany a silver medal in doubles at the Turin Games. He's also a former world championships medalist.

Florschuetz will be with USA Luge through the 2019-20 season. His hiring was announced Monday.

Advertisement

Continue reading at ESPN »