West Islip teen Aidan Kelly heads to Sochi Olympics with U.S. luge team

Aidan Kelly is currently in Austria to compete

Aidan Kelly is currently in Austria to compete in the Junior World Championships. (January 26, 2014 10:40 PM)

A West Islip teen will be going for the gold next month in Sochi as a part of the U.S. Olympic luge team.

Aidan Kelly, 19, says he was inspired to take up luge racing after watching the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy. Back in December, Kelly got the news many athletes dream of when he was invited to join the U.S. luge team heading to Sochi, Russia.

Kelly is currently in Austria...

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