When Multisport and Politics Collide: Athletes Speak Out on Gun Control

U.S. biathletes, who shoot guns to compete, speak out on gun control for America

From The Chicago Tribune

For his profession, Lowell Bailey wears a .22 caliber rifle strapped to his back. It has taken him across the world and to four Olympic Games, most recently to the biathlon mixed relay Tuesday night at Alpensia Biathlon Centre, where he skied the anchor leg for a United States team that finished 15th. His sport and his livelihood revolve around shooting. His competitors from other countries often wonder about his country’s relationship with guns…

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