Olympic Champions Kripps/Kopacz nominated for Canadian Sport Awards
At the Olympic race in PyeongChang (KOR), Justin Kripps/Alexander Kopacz (CAN) were tied for gold right down to the hundredth of a second with Francesco Friedrich/Thorsten Margis (GER). With their Olympic victory, Kripps/Kopacz claimed Canada’s second ever gold in the 2-man bobsleigh, which came 20 years after Pierre Lueders’ and David MacEachern’s win in Nagano (JPN) in 1998.
AthletesCAN will unveil 18 winners in the different categories at a gala event on September 20 in Ottawa. ©RWH2018
Photos: IBSF / Eugen Eslage
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