Grenade Gloves Rider SCOTTY LAGO's season is off to an excellent start. By finishing sixth at the New Zealand World Cup he became eligible for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. In order to be eligible to compete in the Olympics a rider must place in the top 30 in at least one World Cup.
"It's kind of nice to start the season out strong, going to finals, getting in the top 25; at least that's one thing you don't have to worry about in the future," said Scotty Lago. "I'm feeling good. My mind's in the right spot, I'm focused, and I'm pretty motivated. It just is what it is. I'm ready." [Read the full article on ESPN]