DENVER
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Bleiler clinches Olympic bid in Mammoth

MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, Calif. - What did Gretchen Bleiler do after she won the third Grand Prix of the season Saturday at Mammoth Mountain and earned a bid to the 2010 Winter Olympics?
She hugged one friend. Then another. Then Danny Kass, two-time silver medalist, picked her