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    After 12 Years, Jamaican Bobsledders Return to Winter Olympicsi
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    February 09, 2014 12:32 PM
    No tropical nation has ever won a medal in the Winter Olympics, but Jamaica’s bobsled team has become a legend by taking on the snow-and-ice countries. VOA's James Brooke reports from the Sochi Winter Olympics.

    After 12 Years, Jamaican Bobsledders Return to Winter Olympics

    Published February 09, 2014

    No tropical nation has ever won a medal in the Winter Olympics, but Jamaica’s bobsled team has become a legend by taking on the snow-and-ice countries. VOA's James Brooke reports from the Sochi Winter Olympics.


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