USA Bobsled North American Circuit
Nicole Brungardt is chasing her dreams to be on the USA bobsled team.
Nicole and her father traveled to Park City, Utah (June 3rd, 2017) so she could participate in the first round combine. In order to be looked at by the USA committee, you had to score over 500 points. The events included a 15m, 30m, and 45m sprints, standing broad jump and underhand shot toss. She scored 523 points.
The next step is an invitation only Rookie combine in Lake Placid, New York which she will be attending August 20th-August 27th.
Nicoles athletic background:
Nicole graduated from Norfolk Catholic High School in 2008 and was named Female Athlete of the Year for the state of Nebraska. Nicole played volleyball, basketball and ran track through-out her four years. Nicole started varsity from her very first game as a freshman in volleyball and basketball. She helped lead her basketball team to a state championship title her senior year, runner-up her junior year and won 7 gold medals at state track during her high school career. Nicole went on to play four years of DII volleyball at Wayne State College and later joined the track team her last two. From 2011-2012, Nicole became a NCAA 4X All-American in the 60m, Long jump, 100m, and 4x4 relay.
This page was started to help ease the financial burden that this endeavor will undoubtly have on Nicole. Any and all help is appreciated.
Nicole continues her Olympic dreams by joining the USA North American Circuit. She will be traveling to race at the four different bobsled tracks in North America (Whistler, Calgary, Park City and Lake Placid).
Nicole's endeavors continue to be self-funded. She is extremely thankful for everyone who has helped her get to this point!!
Please continue to spread the word about helping support Nicole on her Olympic quest!!
Nicole will be heading back to Lake Placid for the whole month of October to train on ice and train with the current National Team!