'Cool Runnings' return? | Jamaican 4-man bobsled team gets final Olympic spot

The tropical country is fielding Olympic athletes in three bobsled events this year, including the new women’s monobob event.

WASHINGTON — The inspiration for a new “Cool Runnings” movie might be around the corner, with Jamaica qualifying a four-man bobsled team in the Olympics for the first time in more than two decades. 

Jamaica will race in the four-man, two-man and women’s monobob at the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing. 

It’s the first time in the Games’ history that Jamaica has qualified for three bobsled events.

The Jamaican team’s Twitter account posted the news Monday, promising “fire on ice” at the 2022 competition.

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