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12 Olympic athletes who want to save the planet

By: Julie Knapp on Feb. 4, 2010, 5:31 a.m.
Zach Lund, Men’s Skeleton


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Zach Lund, skeleton

When Lund slides down the skeleton track in Vancouver, it will mark his first Olympic competition, though he holds World Cup and America’s Cup titles. The athlete bets money on improving the environment by investing in alternative energy through All Access Utah. He also drives a Prius, chooses wind energy on his power bill and started a recycling program for his condo association.