Cunningham/Gilsleider and Vogt/Jones win USA Bobsled National Championship titles
Nordamerika-Cup-Gesamtsieger Nick Cunningham und Anschieber Nathan Gilsleider claimed the 2-man title ahead of Geoff Gadbois/Nic Taylor in second and Dustin Greenwood/Erik Baker with bronze.
Nicole Vogt and Briauna Jones were dominant in the women’s field, winning the title. Katie Eberling/Bonnie Kilis finished second ahead of Kristi Koplin/Shelby Williamsen.
The US World Cup team pilots did not race in Lake Placid while testing equipment in preparation for the 2017-2018 season.
The USA Bobsled National Championships officially concluded the 2016/2017 racing season. Athletes will begin their offseason in preparation for the upcoming Olympic year. The US trials for the BMW IBSF World Cup 2017/2018 and the other IBSF race series are expected to begin in October 2017 in Lake Placid. ©RWH2017
Photos: Charlie Booker
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