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

Watch World Cup luge from Lake Placid

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
luge men

Watch live action from the World Cup luge event in Lake Placid, NY.

Canada 4th in team relay at luge World Cup in Austria

Sunday, November 24th, 2019

Canadians Trinity Ellis, Justin Snith, Tristan Walker and Reid Watts placed fourth in two minutes 9.925 seconds in the first team relay of the luge World Cup season on Sunday in Igls, Austria.

Russia’s Tatyana Ivanova rallies, wins World Cup luge opener

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
Austria Luge World Cup

Russia's Tatyana Ivanova won the season-opening race in women's World Cup luge Saturday, rallying from 13th place after the first run to edge Summer Britcher of the U.S.

Watch World Cup luge from Austria

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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Watch action from the World Cup luge event in Innsbruck, Austria

7-time luge champion Natalie Geisenberger not racing this season

Monday, October 14th, 2019

Germany's Natalie Geisenberger — the seven-time defending luge champion and two-time defending Olympic singles gold medallist — announced Monday that she isn't sliding this season because she and her husband are expecting their first child in April.

Sam Edney named Luge Canada’s high-performance manager

Monday, June 24th, 2019

Sam Edney, who retired following the 2018 Winter Olympics after helping Canada claim relay silver in luge, is returning to the sport as Luge Canada's high-performance manager.

Olympic lugers Walker, Snith feel real speed with Canadian Forces Snowbirds

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
World Cup Luge

The love of speed Tristan Walker inherited from his air force pilot grandfather came full circle when the luger took to the skies with the Canadian Forces Snowbirds. Walker and teammate Justin Snith spent almost an hour in the distinctive red and white Tutors on Monday

Geisenberger wraps up 7th consecutive World Cup luge title

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
Latvia Luge World Cup

Germany's Natalie Geisenberger clinched her seventh consecutive World Cup luge overall championship Saturday, winning the final full-length race of the season to secure the points crown.

Watch World Cup luge from Sochi

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Watch action from the World Cup luge event in Sochi, Russia.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Watch action from the luge World Cup event in Oberhof, Germany.