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JOHN SHUSTER
Position: Skip
Height: 6-0
Weight: 210
DOB: 11/3/82
Birthplace: Chisholm, Minn.
Hometown: Chisholm, Minn.
Current Residence: Duluth, Minn.
High School: Chisholm High School (Chisholm, Minn.) '01
College: University of Minnesota-Duluth '07, Marketing
ROAD TO SOCHI
Shuster led the U.S. to third-place finishes at the 2012 and 2013 National Championships. The 2006 Olympic bronze medalist is the first male curler in U.S. history to become a three-time Olympian and is seeking his second Olympic medal in Sochi.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2010 Olympic Winter Games, 10th
  • 2006 Olympic Winter Games, bronze
  • 2009 World Championships, 5th
  • 2007 World University Games, gold
  • 2006 World Championships, 4th
  • Four-time national champion (2003, 2005-06, 2009)
  • USA Curling Male Athlete of the Year selection (2009)
  • USOC Team of the Year honoree (2006)
PERSONAL
Son of Tom and Jackie Shuster…Has one sister, Julie…Married Sara Shuster on June 26, 2010… Has a 9-month-old son, Luke…Hobbies include fishing, hunting and playing golf.
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