Phoenician Matt Antoine returns to Winter Olympics seeking 2nd skeleton medal
Matt Antoine came to Phoenix for one reason and stayed for another.
A 2014 Winter Olympic medalist in skeleton, Antoine was ready for a new training home after his time at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. He knew Stuart McMillan, who was on the USA Bobsled/Skeleton staff at the Sochi Olympics, and opted to train in summer 2015 with McMillan at Altis, a pro track training group in Phoenix.
"It wasn't a very good fit for me," said Antoine, but Phoenix was. Rather than renting a home, he bought one in June 2015 and has lived here since with his golden retriever Dixie,... read more
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