Name: John Fennell
DOB: 5/28/1995
Birthplace: Denver, CO
Hometown: Rouses Point, N.Y.


  • 27th at the at the 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia
  • Bronze at the 2013 U23 World Championship in Whistler, Canada
  • 7th place at the 2012 Youth Olympic Games
  • Made three podium appearances in Youth A World Cup competitions during the 2011-12 season, including two wins

17-18 SEASON

  • 22nd place in Lake Placid World Cup singles race
  • DNQ in Calgary, Canada World Cup race
  • DNQ in Altenberg, Germany World Cup race
  • DNQ in Winterberg, Germany World Cup race
  • 28th place in Igls, Austria World Cup singles race

John was born in Denver, Colo. to Canadian parents. Until the 2016-17 season, he raced for Canada. Below are the results from his debut season racing for USA Luge.

16-17 SEASON

  • 27th Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 27th Lake Placid, N.Y. World Cup
  • 24th Calgary, Canada World Cup

While competing for Canada, John posted the results below. 

15-16 SEASON

  • 24th Calgary, Canada World Cup
  • 23rd Park City, Utah World Cup
  • 25th Lake Placid,N.Y. World Cup 
  • 29th Igls, Austria World Cup

14-15 SEASON

  • 12th place  Winterberg, Germany Jr. World Cup 
  • 9th Oberhof, Germany Jr. World Cup 
  • 10th Lillehammer, Norway Junior World Championships
  • 18th Calgary, Canada World Cup
  • 19th Lake Placid World Cup
  • 21st Igls, Austria World Cup

13-14 SEASON

  • 26th Altenberg, Germany World Cup
  • 25th Park City World Cup
  • 24th Altenberg, Germany World Cup