Lamin Deen

17 October 2013

Lamin DeenSport/Event > Bobsleigh

Date and Place of Birth > 17 June 1981, Manchester

Occupation > British Army

Biography > Starting Bobsleigh in 2006, Lamin’s usual role is a Queen’s Guardsman. The rest of the time he’s a top UK Bobsleigh athlete. Most people would be lucky to have just one such exciting job. It’s a testament to Lamin’s ability and character that he’s juggling the two. He’s also exhibits sporting prowess in other areas having been Regimental Boxing Champion for 6 years while he also enjoys Table Tennis and Basketball.

Career Highlights >

19th – 4-man, Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia, February 2014
23rd – 2-man (with John Baines), Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia, February 2014
Selected for Team GB’s Bobsleigh squad at Sochi 2014
6th – Igls in 2-Man Europa Cup, 2012-13
5th – Igls in 4-Man Europa Cup, 2012-13
5th – La Plagne in 4-Man Europa Cup, 2012-13

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