U.S. Bobsledder Locked In Sochi Bathroom Smashes His Way Out

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U.S. Olympic bobsledder Johnny Quinn says he was locked in his Sochi hotel bathroom early Saturday with no way to call for help.

He decided he had only one option: break it down.

“It was an unfortunate situation, but I got out safely,” Quinn said on Today.

How did a bobsledder so handily dismantel this door without so much as a running start? Being a former NFL player for the Buffalo Bills sand Green Bay Packers helps.

I was taking a shower and the door got locked/jammed....

— Johnny Quinn (@JohnnyQuinnUSA) February 8, 2014

...With no phone to call for help, I used my bobsled push training to break out. #SochiJailBreakpic.twitter.com/apZRefgvCO

— Johnny Quinn (@JohnnyQuinnUSA) February 8, 2014

The U.S. bobsled team begins competing on Feb. 16.

Sources: Gawker, USA Today

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