Trinidad and Tobago look to write their own story in bobsleigh at Beijing 2022

The red, white, and black aren’t going to Beijing to be a new iteration of Cool Runnings, but rather to continue the legacy of their own bobsleigh program, and to write the next chapter of sports history for their country

Bobsleigh and skeleton at the center of global representation kerfuffle for second straight Winter Olympics

The sliding sports of bobsleigh and skeleton have once again found themselves in a global representation row involving the participation of small and non-traditional winter sports countries at the Winter Olympics.

Winter Sports World: Canadian Olympic champion leads Chinese bobsleigh team towards Beijing Games

Pierre Lueders assumed the role of head coach of the Chinese program in April 2018. The 1998 Olympic two-man bobsleigh champion is guiding China’s top pilots and pushers along an incremental learning curve to February 2022. Lueders on a possible Chinese Olympic medal: “It’s not impossible, that’s for sure”

Full speed ahead with Cortina bobsleigh track “renaissance” plans

Veneto president Luca Zaia and bobsleigh president Ivo Ferriani provide an update on the complex reconstruction project, while noting a 61 million Euro cost. The sliding track will be fully accessible for Para bobsleigh and skeleton sliding.

Desde Canadá a EEUU, Kaillie Humphries sueña con un tercer oro olímpico

Bobsleigh and skeleton chief Ferriani wins presidency of GAISF

The IOC Executive Board member has been appointed for the next two years, and will replace Raffaele Chiulli

Bobsleigh pilots reveal details about “Top Notch” training experience at future Olympic sliding track in Yanqing

The unique track’s dragon-shaped likeness captivates athletes. U.S. driver Codie Bascue lists Beijing 2022 track among his top three favorites along with Lake Placid and St. Moritz.

IBSF Signs Long-Term Strategic Partnership With IMG

ICYMI: IPC President Interview; Cortina Venue on Track

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Cortina Bobsleigh Project on Track Amid Twists and Turns

(ATR) Rebuilding the historic venue to honor Italian Olympic legend Eugenio Monti has its critics.

Ferriani: Winter IFs Confident Despite Beijing 2022 Uncertainty

The AIOWF president says the seven winter IF leaders believe the delayed Beijing test events will be delivered smoothly.

Two Sports Join European Games Program - Federation Focus

Also: FIBA nominates record number of women referees; A first for the Caribbean; IBSF adds four members

BMW IBSF World Cup 1 Sigulda/LAT - 2-woman Bobsleigh

ICYMI: Winter Federations on Fast Track With Ferriani; Cuban Arozarena Could be Olympian With Mexico

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Winter Federations on Fast Track With Ferriani

(ATR) Bobsleigh and skeleton federation president Ivo Ferriani will lead AIOWF through the pandemic and on to Beijing 2022.

CAS Media Release - IBSF / Aleksander Zubkov, Aleksander Pushkarev, Aleksander Kasyanov, Ilvir Khuzin

Federation Focus: Lake Placid Loses 2021 IBSF World Championships

Also: European Games 2023 preliminary sports list; Beijing 2022 ski jumping hills near completion


Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton Releases Kaillie Humphries to the United States


ATR News Update -- IOC in Stockholm

(ATR) The IOC is in Sweden to assess Stockholm-Are 2026, one of two current Winter Olympic bids.

Abuse Scandals Loom for Olympians in South Korea, Canada

(ATR) The South Korea government takes action...Canadian bobsleigh champ lodges complaint.

Russian Bobsleigh President Handed Doping Ban

(ATR) Alexander Zubkov is one of four Russian bobsledders sanctioned by the International Bobsleigh & Skeleton Federation.

New Faces for 2026 Evaluation Team

(ATR) IOC member in Romania Octavian Morariu will lead the Winter Olympic bid inquiry.

BBSA Statement on UK Sport funding decisions

2 Minutes: Murder Accusation, Sport Accord Close

(ATR) FINA leader wanted for murder, water polo faces the ax. More in 2 Minutes with Around the Rings Editor Ed Hula.

Racing for Gold in PyeongChang -- Photodesk

(ATR) Athletes try to make the most of their Olympic opportunity in PyeongChang as the conclusion of the Games nears.

Nigeria Promises Bigger Focus on Winter Olympic Sports

(ATR) Nigerian IOC member Habu Gumel tells Around the Rings there's much more to come from Africa in future Winter Games.

Bobsleigh Chief Courts North Korea

(ATR) North Korea could become newest country to join bobsleigh and skeleton federation.President Ivo Ferriani talks to ATR.

IOC sanctions one Russian athlete, and closes one case as part of Oswald Commission findings