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

Pandemic keeps Canadian luge team at home to start season

Thursday, October 8th, 2020
Pyeongchang Olympics Luge Men

The Canadian luge team will stay home and skip the first portion of the World Cup season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. World Cup races open Nov. 24 in Austria, but Canada will not compete in the first four events of 2020-21.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Watch live action from the luge World Cup event in Königssee, Germany.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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Watch live action from the luge World Cup event in Winterberg, Germany.

Italy’s Dominik Fischnaller wins World Cup luge gold, European title in Lillehammer

Sunday, January 19th, 2020
Germany Luge World Cup

Italy's Dominik Fischnaller won a World Cup men's luge race and the European championship on Sunday, adding to his run of success on the 1994 Olympic track.

Russia’s Ivanova claims gold in World Cup luge

Saturday, January 18th, 2020
Germany Luge World Cup

Russia's Tatyana Ivanova raced to gold in women's luge at the World Cup event in Lillehammer, Norway, on Saturday. Russia also finished atop the podium in doubles with Aleksandr Denisev and Vladislav Antonov securing the win.

Watch World Cup luge from Norway

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Watch action from the World Cup luge event in Lillehammer, Norway.

David Gleirscher’s first World Cup luge win highlights Austria’s gold sweep

Saturday, January 11th, 2020
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Olympic champion David Gleirscher finally got his first World Cup luge victory, leading Austria's sweep of gold Saturday in Altenberg, Germany.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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Watch live action from the World Cup luge event in Altenberg, Germany.

Canadian teens become 1st females to race World Cup doubles luge

Saturday, December 14th, 2019
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Caitlin Nash and Natalie Corless made luge history Saturday, becoming the first female team to compete in a World Cup doubles race.

Russia’s Tatiana Ivanova cruises to victory at World Cup luge in Whistler

Friday, December 13th, 2019
Latvia Luge World Cup

Russia's Tatiana Ivanova had the fastest time in both heats and was an easy winner Friday in a women's World Cup luge race in Whistler, B.C.