Bobsled at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games
Bobsled at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games will be contested from Feb. 18-25, with medals awarded in three different events.
Sochi in review
Racing on home ice, Russia’s Alexander Zubkov finished first in both two-man and four-man. But in 2017, he was stripped of his medals for doping.
Steven Holcomb, a 2010 four-man Olympic champion, piloted the United States to bronze medals in both two-man and four-man. He became the first U.S. driver to win two medals at the same Games since 1952.
Gold medalists Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse of Canada stood on the podium with two teams from the United States. Elana Myers and Lauryn Williams earned the silver medal, followed by Jamie Greubel and Aja Evans. Lolo Jones, who switched from track to bobsled in her quest to win an Olympic medal, finished 11th with Jazmine Fenlator.
Bobsledders will compete across the following three events, with gold, silver and bronze medals awarded to the top three finishers, respectively, in each event:
Bobsled events will be held at the Alpensia Sliding Centre in the PyeongChang Mountain Cluster.
What you need to know for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games
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Athletes to watch
Francesco Friedrich, Germany
Won Yunjong, South Korea
Rico Peter, Switzerland
Kaillie Humphries, Canada
Jamie Greubel Poser, United States
Lolo Jones, United States
Elana Meyers Taylor, United States