Calgary, Lake Placid Hosting Bobsled and Skeleton Action
22 Jan, 2015
The 2014-2015 bobsled and skeleton season is in full swing. Athletes racing on the Intercontinental Cup and North American Cup tours will race on the 1988 Olympic track in Calgary, Canada from Jan. 24-25, while bobsled North American Cup athletes will compete in Lake Placid, N.Y. from Jan. 22-23.
The North American Cup bobsled race schedule in Lake Placid is as follows, with all times listed in local time:
Thursday, Jan. 22:
9 a.m.: Women's bobsled and two-man bobsled race #1
Friday, Jan. 23:
9 a.m.: Women's bobsled and two-man bobsled race #2
The Intercontinental Cup and North American Cup skeleton competitors will also race twice in Calgary over two days. The competition schedule is as follows, with all times listed in local time:
Saturday, Jan. 24:
9 a.m.: Women's and men's skeleton race #1
Sunday, Jan. 25:
9 a.m.: Women's and men's skeleton race #2
Get updates on the team as they race around the world by following USA Bobsled & Skeleton on Facebook, USBSF on Twitter and USABS on Instagram. Media questions can be directed to Amanda Bird, USABS Marketing & Communications Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-354-2250.
About USA Bobsled & Skeleton: USA Bobsled & Skeleton, based in Lake Placid, N.Y., is the national governing body for the sports of bobsled and skeleton in the United States. The USABS would like to thank its sponsors, suppliers and contributors for their support: BMW of North America, Century 21 Real Estate, Under Armour, Kampgrounds of America, Boomerang Carnets, Azad Watches, Park City Lodging, Inc., Sixt Rent a Car, Classroom Champions, Aspen Institute's Project Play, Sixt Rent a Car, EDAS/Ripxx, Tesa Tape, UberSense and Ferris Mfg. Corp. For more information, please visit the USABS website at http://bobsled.teamusa.org.