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

Watch World Cup bobsleigh and skeleton from Austria

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Watch the best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes in action at the World Cup event in Innsbruck, Austria.

Francesco Friedrich sweeps men’s bobsleigh events for 7th time

Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Francesco Friedrich of Germany drove to the win Sunday in a World Cup four-man bobsled race, marking the seventh time he has swept gold medals in both two- and four-man events in the same weekend.

Canada’s de Bruin, Bujnowski take World Cup bobsleigh silver

Saturday, January 11th, 2020
World Cup Bobsled

Canadians Christine DeBruin and Kristen Bujnowski will be bringing home silver from the World Cup women's bobsleigh event in La Plagne, France.

Watch World Cup bobsleigh and skeleton from France

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Watch the best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes in action at the World Cup event in La Plagne, France.

Hermann holds off Canada’s Rahneva for World Cup skeleton win

Sunday, January 5th, 2020
Austria Skeleton World Cup

Germany's Tina Hermann got her first World Cup skeleton win of the season Sunday, holding off a big challenge from Canada's Mirela Rahneva in Winterberg, Germany.

Germans fill bobsleigh podium at home in women’s, men’s races

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Host Germany dominated the fields in a pair of World Cup bobsled races on Saturday, sweeping all six medals up for grabs in women's and four-man competitions. Kaillie Humphries remains atop women's World Cup standings after three races.

Justin Kripps’ run of podiums to open World Cup bobsleigh season ends in Germany

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Canada's Justin Kripps consecutive run of podium finishes to open up the World Cup season, which included back-to-back gold in the four-man bobsleigh, ended in Winterberg, Germany. 

Watch World Cup bobsleigh & skeleton from Germany

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Watch the best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes in action at the World Cup stop in Winterberg, Germany, beginning on Friday, Jan. 3 at 8:30 a.m. ET.

Justin Kripps golden again at 4-man bobsleigh in Lake Placid

Sunday, December 15th, 2019
World Cup Bobsled

Canada's Justin Kripps led his four-man sled to gold on back-to-back days as he and brakemen Ryan Sommer, Cameron Stones and Benjamin Coakwell beat out Germany's Johannes Lochner on Sunday in Lake Placid by three-tenths of a second.

Justin Kripps stands atop 4-man bobsleigh podium in Lake Placid

Saturday, December 14th, 2019

Canada`s Justin Kripps remained on the podium for a second consecutive week in Lake Placid, N.Y., winning a gold medal in Saturday's four-man bobsled World Cup race.