USA Bobsled and Skeleton

Oct 21 U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton National Team Trials Continue in Park City, Utah

Oct. 21, 2008, 4:48 p.m. (ET)
Contact: Amanda Bird, USBSF Marketing & Communications Manager

(518) 523-1842, ext 106, abird@usbsf.com

For Immediate Release

October 21, 2008

U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton National Team Trials Continue in Park City, Utah

PARK CITY, Utah -U.S. bobsled and skeleton national team trials will continue on the 2002 Olympic track at the Utah Olympic Park in Park City, Utah beginning on Friday, October 24th.  The 2008-09 world cup team will be announced following the final competition on Sunday, November 2nd. 

Results from the first team trials races that were held on the 2009 World Championship track in Lake Placid, N.Y. can be found online at http://bobsled.teamusa.org.

The schedule is as follows, with all times listed in MST:

Friday, October 24

  • 5 pm: Men's and Women's Skeleton

Saturday, October 25

  • 5 pm: Men's and Women's Skeleton

Thursday, October 30

  • 9 am: Women's Bobsled and 2-man Bobsled

Friday, October 31

  • 9 am: Women's Bobsled and 2-man Bobsled

Saturday, November 1

  • 9 am: 4-man Bobsled

Sunday, November 2

  • 9 am: 4-man Bobsled

For more information, please contact Amanda Bird, USBSF Marketing & Communications Manager, at (518) 523-1842, ext. 106, or at abird@usbsf.com.

About the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation

The United States Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, based in Lake Placid, N.Y., is the national governing body for the sports of bobsled and skeleton in the United States. The USBSF would like to thank its sponsors, suppliers and contributors for their support: Allianz Life, Vilter Manufacturing, CW-X, KBC Helmets and ULU Boots. The USBSF would also like to thank the following sponsors and suppliers for their partner, the Bo-Dyn Bobsled Project:  Whelen Engineering, PPG, Columbia Sportswear, JEGS Automotive, Lucas Oil, Mac Tools and Racing Electronics.  For more information, please visit the USBSF website at http://bobsled.teamusa.org/

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