Chris Cook http://wxpr.org en Former Olympian Remembers Racing on the World Stage http://wxpr.org/post/former-olympian-remembers-racing-world-stage <p>A Rhinelander man offers insight into what it’s like to compete in the Olympic games.&nbsp; Chris Cook was on the United States ski team at the 2006 Torino Olympics.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cook describes being on the start-line as a moment of clarity.&nbsp;</span></p><blockquote><p>“Everything else about the Olympics is a huge distraction, and pulling you in all sorts of directions.&nbsp; But at the end of the day when you get to that starting line that’s where you’re comfortable, that’s where you’ve had all the training, all the preparation.”&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 18:01:36 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 14310 at http://wxpr.org Former Olympian Remembers Racing on the World Stage