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

Watch World Cup bobsleigh and skeleton from Latvia

Wednesday, November 18th, 2020
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Watch some of the best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes in action at the World Cup event in Sigulda, Latvia.

Bobsleigh, skeleton officials still planning for full World Cup season

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Bobsleigh and skeleton officials indicated Wednesday that they are still planning for a full World Cup season, releasing detailed schedules for eight races as well as the world championships that remain scheduled for February in Lake Placid, New York.

Watch Olympic Games Replay: Pyeongchang 2018 bobsleigh & luge

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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CBC Sports will have a free live stream of Olympic Games Replay on Saturday at 3 p.m. ET. This week's show features bobsleigh and luge action from the 2018 Pyeongchang Games.

Channell, Greszczyszyn 1-100th of a second shy of gold medal at skeleton worlds

Sunday, March 1st, 2020
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Jane Channell of North Vancouver, B.C., reached the podium Sunday, sliding to a silver-medal finish with Canadian teammate David Greszczyszyn in the skeleton mixed team competition at the world championships in Altenberg, Germany.

Germany wins World Cup women’s, doubles luge overall titles

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
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Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken won the World Cup doubles overall title on Saturday, and Germany's Julia Taubitz claimed the 2019-20 women's championship. Both crowns were decided in the final race of the season for each discipline.

Germany’s Tina Hermann pulls off huge comeback to win 3rd world skeleton title

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
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Germany's Tina Hermann pulled off a huge comeback in her final run and won the women's skeleton world championship for the third time on Saturday.

Watch the 2020 skeleton & bobsleigh world championships

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Watch the best bobsleigh athletes in action at the 2020 world championships in Altenberg, Germany.

Russia wins pair of golds at protest-marred luge World Cup in Winterberg

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
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Russia's Aleksandr Denisev and Vladislav Antonov were easy winners of a watered-down World Cup doubles luge race Sunday, while many of the circuit's top sliders sat out in protest over track conditions.

Germany’s Johannes Ludwig, Latvia’s Eliza Cauce overcome safety concerns to top Winterberg World Cup

Saturday, February 22nd, 2020
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Johannes Ludwig of Germany was the men's winner and Eliza Cauce of Latvia got her first women's World Cup luge win Saturday, a day where several of the top racers sat out in a protest over safety and conditions at the track in Winterberg, Germany.

Sliders drop out of luge World Cup in Germany over safety concerns

Friday, February 21st, 2020
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The U.S. has pulled its entire team out of this weekend's series of World Cup luge races in Winterberg, Germany, while athletes from many nations are protesting what they are calling unsafe ice conditions.