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Bodine gives U.S. bobsledding a boost

Updated: February 20, 2002, 11:11 AM ET
By Jack Arute | Special to ABC Sports Online

Geoffrey Bodine did not win the Daytona 500 Sunday. Instead the 51-year-old Chemug, N.Y., native settled for a third-place finish as he tries to resurrect his Winston Cup driving career.

The similarities between Bodine and the U.S. bobsledding team are uncanny: Both are trying to gain respect in their sport, both face steep odds and both welcome the challenge.

And both have intersected in their pursuits. Bodine holds bobsledding in very high esteem. In fact, it was TV that started ...

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