Guro Konstanse Fronsdal finishs fifth as best female athlete
St. Moritz /RWH) With eight podium placings in ten races, including four victories, Briton Corie Mapp won the Overall IBSF Para Bobsleigh World Cup 2017/2018.
At the seasons finale in St. Moritz (SUI), the World Championships bronze medallist finished third and second to lead the ranking with 1.084 points. Following a win and rank two in St. Moritz, Swiss local hero Christopher Stewart (982) finished second ahead of defending World Cup Champion Lonnie Bissonnette from Canada (960).
Best female athlete in overall ranking is Guro Konstanse Fronsdal from Norway. The 35-years-old finished the World Cup season ranked fifth.
Annija Krumina from Latvia, who in November 2017 in Calgary (CAN) bekame the first female athete ever to win an IBSF Para Bobsleigh World Cup, ist seventh overall.
Highlight of the season for the IBSF Para Sport athletes will be the World Championships scheduled for March 10+11 in Lillehammer (NOR). ©RWH2018
Photo: IBSF/Viesturs Lacis
5 Feb 2017
IBSF Para-Sport World Championships 2017 in St. Moritz: Arturs Klots from Latvia wins gold
4 Feb 2017
IBSF Para-Sport World Championships 2017 in St. Moritz: European Champion Arturs Klots the half time leader
28 Jan 2017
IBSF Para-Sport World Cup 2016/2017: Eric Eierdam and Lonnie Bissonnette the Overall winners
28 Jan 2017
IBSF Para-Sport World Cup and Para European Championships: Gold for Latvia's Arturs Klots
26 Jul 2016
IBSF sports calendar 2016-2017: Schedule for Para-Sport, Intercontinental Cup, North American Cup and Europe Cup fixed
20 Mar 2016
Eric Eierdam and Lonnie Bissonnette make history as first ever Para-Skeleton and Para-Monobob World Champions
16 Mar 2016
Inaugural IBSF Para-Sport World Championships in Park City with athletes from nine nations