Cory Butner started bobsledding at the age of 26. Born on 27th march 1981 in California is a UC riverside graduate in statistics. Butner is currently among the best drivers in the USA. His finest achievements came in 2012 winning gold at the Americas cup 2012 beating Nick Cunningham. As a push man he has won a number of silver and bronze medals over the years from 2007 to 2009 where he won silver in as a push man for John Napier who won the national championships. Corey Butner will most probably be up against Justin Olsen at Sochi 2014.