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Tucker Fredricks has safety concerns

Updated: January 22, 2014, 8:44 AM ET
Associated Press

JANESVILLE, Wis. -- Olympic speedskater Tucker Fredricks is heading to the Winter Games in Russia next month. But he's asked his family to stay home in Wisconsin because of security concerns.

The athlete from Janesville will be competing in his third and last Olympics after finishing 12th in the 2010 Vancouver Games. His parents, Dan and Shawn Fredricks, attended the 2010 Games and the 2006 competition in Torino, Italy.

Dan Fredricks tells The Janesville Gazette his son is worried ...

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