For athletes, it's the thrill of the race or that big game, adrenaline pumping, as they push themselves to the limit. Well, for one local man, his ability to compete in his sport changed in an instant when he lost both of his legs.
Lolo Jones gets to continue her Olympic dream.
The former LSU track star earned a spot on the bobsled team bound for Sochi.
She becomes one of only ten Americans ever picked for both the Summer and Winter Olympics.