Miro Zajonc was born in the former Czechoslovakia, but defected to Canada in 1981. He slid for Canada and later the United States through the late 1980s. While competing for Canada he was World Champion in singles luge in 1983. Zajonc made the 1988 Winter Olympic team despite breaking his foot in a training accident five weeks prior to the Games. He later became a luge coach and has been head coach of the USA Junior team.
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