Summer Britcher, 19, center, meets Former Olympics skater Kimmie Meissner, left, for the first time. Britcher, a member of the US Olympic luge team who will compete in singles luge at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, gets well wishes and a send off from the Baltimore Fire Department at Engine Company #29 on Park Heights Avenue. Her father William Britcher, right, is a captain at the station. Kimmie Meissner and her parents also attended the media event. Kimmie's brother is also a fire fighter at the station.
Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun