Korean Air will invest W10 billion to construct a cutting-edge sled for the national bobsledding
Holcomb and Steve Langton won the bronze medal in two-man bobsledding
at the Sochi Games, the first Olympic medal by an American sled in the event since 1952.
Weight distribution is a universal problem in bobsledding
and one of the factors the designers can influence.
Beyond its legacy of ice hockey, figure skating, skiing, and bobsledding
, the U.
The good thing about bobsledding
is the training is so similar (to the hammer throw)," said Henry, who is trying out to be a brakewoman, whose role is to be the power behind the starting push and then stopping the sled once it crosses the finish line.
But the Winter Olympic-bound Welshman argues his fledgling bobsledding
career isn't going downhill but, in fact, it's on the up.
Although the city will play host to the Olympic Village, competitions for skiing, snowboarding, and bobsledding
will be staged in nearby mountain towns Pragelato, Bardoneccia, and Sauze d'Oulx (www.
After considering everything from skiing to speed skating, Faisel, who played soccer in Iraq, has settled on skeleton, the head-first rush down the same banked, twisting track used for bobsledding
Mazzi (above) was the brakeman for the USA world bobsledding
team that won the four-man national bobsledding
championship at Lake Placid.
My first push was a little weird, but coming from bobsledding
, it wasn't much different," said Jackson.
Other materials tried for this application either could not stand up to the rigors of bobsledding
or proved to be too expensive.
Resembling an arcade ride, this saddle-up-and-sled simulator recreates the perceptual experience and many of the physical sensations of competitive bobsledding
on specific courses.