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Kurt Yaeger, BMXer turned bobsledder

Amputee BMXer Kurt Yaeger tries his hand at bobsledding

Updated: February 17, 2012, 8:45 PM ET
By Brian Tunney

Kurt Yaeger was recently invited to try out for the US ParaOlympic Bobsled Team in Park City, Utah. Funny enough, someone from the FIBT, the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation saw the recent BMX video we had out on Kurt and invited him on the spot. After training, Kurt looks like he's a shoe-in and could be traveling with the team to locations in Austria, Germany, Canada and more. However this is where the story takes a slight turn.

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