Lake Placid (RWH) Athletes from Brazil, Korea and the USA are the overall winners of IBSF North American Cup 2017/2018. The podium places went to athletes from seven nations.
In 4-man bobsleigh, Edson Bindilatti from Brazil won ahead of Hunter Church (USA) and Croatian Drazen Silic. The victory in 2-man bobsleigh went to US pilot Geoffrey Gadbois. Canadas Kanadier Taylor Austin and Yijun Shao from China finished second and third, respectively.
Korean Yooran Kim is North American Cup winner in women’s bobsleigh ahead of Nicole Vogt from den USA and Qing Ying (CHN).
Both victories in skeleton sport went to the USA. Austin Florian won the men’s competition, his teammate Andrew Blaser finished second ahead of Katsuyuki Miyajima (JPN). Winner in women’s skeleton is Kelly Curtis, followed by Grace Dafoe from Kanada and Kristen Hurley (USA). ©RWH2018
Photo: IBSF/Viesturs Lacis
8 Jan 2020
North American Cup finals in Lake Placid – Mirambell, Kim, Austin and Hol overall winners