Ian Cockerline is a two-time Olympian who represented Canada at Turin 2006 and Vancouver 2010. He posted a 20th place finish in Vancouver after crashing during his final heat in Turin.

Getting to know…

A lifetime Calgarian … Is scared of heights … Considers luge tobogganing for adults, which makes it very Canadian … Tried luge at age eight after father saw a newspaper ad … By 12 he was a full-time member of Calgary luge program … Enjoys mountain biking, soccer, skiing, hockey, hiking, squash … Motto: Never in a hurry, just moving fast!