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US, Canada women’s bobsled stars eager to race men

In this Jan. 11, 2013, file photo, Canada's Kaillie Humphries reacts in front of teammate Chelsea Valois in the finish area after the two-women bob race at the Bob World Cup  in Koenigssee, Germany. Women can start competing in 4-man bobsled this season. Bobsled's world governing body, known as the FIBT, says its executive committee decided to open the event to mixed gender teams. The FIBT says two-time Olympic champion Humphries wants to pilot a bob pushed by three male teammates. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, File)

Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to jump in a bobsled and compete against men.

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Pool from US Olympic trials to relocate to Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The pool from the 2012 Olympic trials will be dismantled and moved to Boston after the competition.

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