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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Trent Matheson

Trent Matheson

  • Sport: Olympic Luge
  • Nation: United States of America
  • DOB: August 2, 1989
  • Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
  • Career Highlights: Matheson, 20, hopes to make his Olympics debut in Vancouver following a highly successful Junior career. The Salt Lake City native was a silver medalist in the team competition at the 2009 U.S. Junior World Championships in Nagano. Along with doubles partner Taylor Morris, Matheson joined with Robby Huerbin and Kate Hansen to finish 0.315 seconds behind the gold-winning German team. Matheson and Morris, in their second-ever race together, finished seventh in doubles at the event, with Matheson taking 15th place in singles. Matheson is a two-time bronze medalist at the U.S. Junior National Championships (2006, 2007) and a silver medal winner at the 2009 U.S. Junior National Championships. He took eighth place in singles at the 2008 Junior World Championships in Lake Placid.
  • Olympic History: None
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