Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Bobsleigh’ Category

Canada looking to add to medal haul at bobsleigh, skeleton worlds in Whistler

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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Mirela Rahneva is looking for four more solid runs and a high finish at the world championships in Whistler. So far, training has gone well, despite some chilly weather that's made for tricky conditions on the ice.

Road to the Olympic Games: World championship bobsleigh

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch world championship bobsleigh.

Road to the Olympic Games: World championship 4-man bobsleigh

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch coverage of world championship bobsleigh

Canada’s Christine de Bruin celebrates 30th birthday with bronze

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
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Canada's Christine de Bruin is taking home a special birthday present from the bobsled world championships in Whistler, B.C.

Francesco Friedrich finishes flawless bobsleigh season by edging Canada’s Kripps

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Francesco Friedrich's two-man bobsleigh season was perfect. The German driving star won the world two-man championship Saturday night, teaming with Thorsten Margis to hold off the Canadian sled driven by Justin Kripps and pushed by Cameron Stones.

Canada’s Kripps, Stones sit 2nd at bobsleigh worlds midpoint

Friday, March 1st, 2019
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Canada's Justin Kripps and Cameron Stones are in podium position at the halfway point of the two-man event at the bobsleigh world championships in Whistler.

Canada’s Justin Kripps wants double gold at bobsleigh worlds

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Double gold is difficult, but doable, according to Canadian bobsleigh pilot Justin Kripps. Canada has never won both two-man and four-man gold at a single world championship. In fact, a Canadian crew hasn't won a world four-man title since 1965.

Road to the Olympic Games: 2-man bobsleigh from Whistler

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch world championship bobsleigh action from Whistler.

Friedrich caps dominant season with 4-man World Cup bobsled title

Sunday, February 24th, 2019
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Francesco Friedrich and Germany came up with a fitting end to the World Cup bobsled season. Friedrich clinched the four-man season championship, adding that to his two-man title won earlier in the weekend, and led a German sweep on the 1988 Olympic track Sunday.

Canada’s Kripps, Sommer nab boblseigh silver in Calgary

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
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Canadians Justin Kripps and Ryan Sommer teamed up to earn silver in the two-man event at the bobsleigh World Cup competition in Calgary on Saturday.