USA National Bobsled Push Championships Powered by BMW Begin Friday
Sept. 16, 2015
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (Sept. 16, 2015)- The first step towards making a bid for a spot on the national bobsled team begins this week with 2015 USA National Bobsled Push Championships, powered by BMW, in Lake Placid, N.Y. Pilots will compete on Friday, Sept. 18th at 9 a.m. ET followed by the women’s push athletes at 10:30 a.m., while the men’s push athletes will compete on Saturday, Sept. 19th at 9 a.m.
Sept. 08, 2015
#TeamUSATuesday in 10 photos, courtesy of Getty Images! The season is right around the corner! #WinterIsComing
Catching up with our #WCW Kendall Wesenberg
Sept. 02, 2015
Congratulations to skeleton athlete Kendall Wesenberg, who is the newest USABS #WCW! Kendall is fresh off her overall title in last season’s skeleton European Cup and is poised to have a better 2015-2016 campaign. Find out what she had to say about her life on and off the ice.
USABS athletes spend time with youth at KOA event
Sept. 01, 2015
USABS athletes had a great time coaching and spending time with youth at a Lake Placid/Whiteface Mountain Kampgrounds of America event. USABS is a proud partner of KOA. Photos courtesy of KOA.
Emerging Elite pilots, the future of Team USA bobsled
Sept. 01, 2015
The USA bobsled team was the talk of the sliding world, following a dominating performance at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. The Americans were riding high, with no worries at all after claiming an unprecedented four medals in the three bobsled disciplines.
Fifteen athletes earn tickets to USA Bobsled National Push Championships through BMW Ultimate Athlete Challenge
Aug. 29, 2015
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (August 29, 2015)- BMW, a proud partner of USA Bobsled & Skeleton (USABS), is sponsoring the USABS Ultimate Athlete Challenge. Nine men and six women will be flown to Lake Placid, N.Y. in September to participate in USA Bobsled National Push Championships, courtesy of BMW, based on their performances in today’s preliminary push championships held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid.
Athletes off the ice: Ajla Glavasevic
Aug. 28, 2015
In our recent fan poll question, we asked which USABS athlete would write the best book? A lot of votes poured in and bobsled national team member Ajla Glavasevic is our winner, with 51% of the total votes. Hear what Ajla had to say when we caught up with her yesterday!
Catching up with our #MCM Stephen Garbett
Aug. 24, 2015
Our #ManCrushMonday is skeleton national team member Stephen Garbett. The native of Parker, Colo. spent last season competing on the North American Cup, European Cup and the World Cup tours. This summer, Garbett has been training for the upcoming season at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center. We caught up with him and asked him about his expectations for this season, as well as some more personal questions.
Aug. 18, 2015
#TeamUSATuesday in 10 photos. Make sure to share the gallery with your friends on social media using the hashtag #TeamUSATuesday!
Catching up with our #MCM Nick Cunningham
Aug. 17, 2015
Our #ManCrushMonday is bobsled pilot and two-time Olympian, Nick Cunningham. Cunningham was awarded this honor by winning the fan poll on our website last week by a wide margin. Find out what he has been doing this offseason and hear his expectations for year two of the quad, which will end with the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.