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Final Training Push is on for Buffalo Olympic Bobsledder

By Joyce Kryszak

Buffalo, NY – Native Buffalonian and Olympic bobsledder Steve Mesler has been pushing himself toward Olympic gold his entire life. Now, the pusher for the Unites States Olympic bobsled team is looking for a push from the community to help pay for his rigorous training. Mesler will be in Buffalo Tuesday night for a hometown fundraiser at the Irish Center from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. WBFO's Joyce Kryszak talked with Mesler from Lake Placid during a rare break in his training.

Click the audio player above to hear Joyce Kryszak's interview now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod.

Donations to Mesler and the bobsled team also can be made on line at Steve Mesler or at Buffalo Slides for the Gold.