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Bobsled 101: Qualifying for the 2018 Olympic Games

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Bobsled 101: Qualifying for the 2018 Olympic Games

How bobsledders will qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics

Up to 170 bobsledders will compete in PyeongChang.

Quota spots will be awarded based on the IBSF Ranking List, as of January 14, 2018. Countries can send a maximum of three crews per event to PyeongChang. 

As the host country, South Korea will have the possibility of entering a minimum of one crew per event. 

Complete qualification system for the 2018 Winter Olympics, via the IBSF. 

Qualification for the U.S. Olympic team is based on international points earned during the 2017-18 season. The team will be named on Jan. 15.

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