Team USA wins eleven medals in Park City North American Cup bobsled races
March 01, 2016
PARK CITY, Utah (Feb. 29, 2016)- Team USA was awarded eleven medals and won gold in all six Park City, Utah North American Cup (NAC) bobsled races, which started last Friday and ended today.
Holcomb concludes World Cup season of trial and tribulation ranked 11th in four-person bobsled
Feb. 28, 2016
KOENIGSSEE, Germany (Feb. 28, 2016)- Steven Holcomb (Park City, Utah) teamed with Frank Del Duca (Bethel, Maine), Carlo Valdes (Newport Beach, Calif.) and Sam Michener (Gresham, Ore.) in the Night Train 2 to conclude the World Cup season with a 16th place finish in the four-person bobsled race, and 11th place in season standings.
Holcomb finishes season eighth in two-man bobsled World Cup standings
Feb. 27, 2016
KOENIGSSEE, Germany (Feb. 27, 2016)- Steven Holcomb (Park City, Utah) rounded out the two-man bobsled season ranked eighth in World Cup standings, and finished 11th in the season finale today with Carlo Valdes (Newport Beach, Calif.). Nick Cunningham (Monterey, Calif.) teamed with Sam Michener (Gresham, Ore.) for 14th place today, and finished his two-man season ranked 12th.
Antoine wraps up men’s skeleton World Cup season in sixth
Feb. 27, 2016
KOENIGSSEE, Germany (Feb. 27, 2016)- Matt Antoine (Prairie du Chien, Wis.) wrapped up a rollercoaster season ranked sixth in overall standings after a seventh place finish in the men’s skeleton World Cup finale today. Nathan Crumpton (Park City, Utah) finished his World Cup debut season ranked 16th after racing in six of the eight races, and was 18th in today’s race.
Meyers Taylor golden in women’s bobsled finale; Greubel Poser caps season second in overall standings
Feb. 26, 2016
Elana Meyers Taylor (Douglasville, Ga.) teamed with Kehri Jones (Killeen, Texas) in the BMW sled for the victory in the women’s bobsled World Cup finale today. Of the eight World Cup races, Meyers Taylor only competed in four and medaled in three. Jamie Greubel Poser (Newtown, Pa.) and Lauren Gibbs (Los Angeles, Calif.) teamed up in the Under Armour wrapped BMW-made sled for sixth place today to secure Greubel Poser’s second place overall rank in World Cup points.
O’Shea caps standout season ranked fourth in women’s skeleton World Cup standings
Feb. 26, 2016
Annie O’Shea (Port Jefferson Station, N.Y.) capped a breakthrough season just seven points from third in fourth place overall in women’s skeleton World Cup standings after finishing sixth in the finale today. World Cup rookie Kendall Wesenberg (Modesto, Calif.) was ninth today and finished her debut season ranked 11th.
Bobsled and skeleton athletes prepare for World Cup finale in Germany this weekend
Feb. 24, 2016
KOENIGSSEE, Germany (Feb. 24, 2016)- The eighth and final World Cup race of the 2015-16 season will take place this weekend on the world’s first artificially iced track in Koenigssee, Germany.
Vote for your favorite World Championship photo!
Feb. 23, 2016
Vote for your favorite moment from the IBSF Igls World Championships! Photos courtesy of Charlie Booker and John Nielsen.
World Championships second weekend photo gallery
Feb. 22, 2016
The IBSF World Championships concluded this weekend with the men's and women's skeleton, four-person bobsled and four-woman bobsled races. Relive all of the exciting moments with these photos, courtesy of Charlie Booker and John Nielsen.
Team Cunningham finishes as top American sled in 15th at four-person bobsled World Championships
Feb. 21, 2016
IGLS, Austria (Feb. 21, 2016)- The final heats of the four-person bobsled competition concluded the 2016 World Championships this morning. Nick Cunningham (Monterey, Calif.) and his push crew of Casey Wickline (Greenville, S.C.), James Reed (Garmisch, Germany) and Sam Michener (Gresham, Ore.) finished as the top American sled in 15th.