Kaillie Humphries, Phylicia George golden at bobsleigh World Cup

Canada’s Kaillie Humphries and Phylicia George scored women’s bobsleigh gold at a World Cup event in Altenberg, Germany, on Saturday. It’s the first medal captured by the duo, who had teamed up just once before on the World Cup circuit. Humphries and George posted a two-run time of one minute, 52.62 seconds for the win.  The […]

Watch World Cup bobsleigh & skeleton from Germany

Click on the video players below to watch action from the skeleton and bobsleigh World Cup stop in Altenberg, Germany. The action begins on Friday at 4 a.m. ET with the women’s skeleton heats, followed by men’s skeleton runs beginning at 8 a.m. ET. 8:04 am Heat 1 – 9:34 am Heat 2 – Altenberg, GER0:00 Coverage continues […]

Hurdler Phylicia George finding her bobsleigh traction

Canadian track star Phylicia George lives by these famous Muhammad Ali words: “Do something today that your future self will thank you for.”  Perhaps that’s why she’s pushing a sled down an icy mountain most weekends these days. Not only is she hoping to get to an Olympics for a third time, she thinks the […]

Justin Kripps guides Canada to 4-man bobsleigh silver

Justin Kripps helped Canada glide onto the podium at the bobsleigh World Cup competition in Innsbruck, Austria, on Sunday.  The pilot, along with Alexander Kopacz, Jesse Lumsden, and Oluseyi Smith, came away with silver in the four-man event, while Johannes Lochner and Francesco Friedrich guided Germany to gold and bronze, respectively. ​Lochner posted a two-run time […]

Watch World Cup skeleton & bobsleigh from Austria

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Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup bobsleigh

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Watch World Cup bobsleigh & skeleton from Germany

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‘The Russian flag should not be seen in PyeongChang’- UK bobsleigh racer John Jackson

British bobsleigh racer John Jackson, whose four-man team will be awarded a retrospective Olympic bronze from the Sochi Olympics, believes the International Olympic Committee (IOC) should be “strong” while making its decision on Russia. “I’d like to see the IOC be strong and show that if there are any other nations doing this then the […]

Watch World Cup bobsleigh & skeleton from Whistler

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Road to the Olympic Games: 4-man bobsleigh

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