- Sport: Olympic Skeleton
- Nation: Switzerland
- DOB: February 28, 1968
- Career Highlights: One of the most decorated athletes in the history of the sport, Staehli will try to earn his first gold medal in what could
be his final Olympic Games. Staehli, who will turn 42 on Feb. 28, earned bronze medals at both the Salt Lake City and Turin
Games. After taking a year off in 2008, he returned to win his third world championship since 1994 and second in three years.
He’s also a three-time runner-up and has twice finished third. Staehli earned his only World Cup title in 2001-02 and was
second in 2005-06. He’s also a three-time European champion and eight-time Swiss champ since taking up the sport in 1989.
- Olympic History: 2006,2002