Britain will host the 2016 International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Congress, it has been announced.
Members of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) have unanimously approved a change in the organisation’s name following their annual Congress in Ghent.
International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation becomes first winter body to suspend SportAccord membership
SportAccord has been hit by yet another blow after the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) became the first winter Federation, and eighth overall, to suspend its membership in response to the criticism of President Marius Vizer about the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and its head, Thomas Bach.
Bobsleigh and skeleton have officially become one organisation in Britain in a move designed to improve efficiency and - ultimately - performances at future Winter Olympics and World Championships.
Defending champion Maximilian Arndt drove his German quartet to a thrilling four-man bobsleigh World Championships victory today in Winterberg.
Germany's Francesco Friedrich joined forces with Thorsten Margis to successfully defend his two-man bobsleigh title at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation World Championships in front of a home crowd in Winterberg.
Elana Meyers Taylor and brakewoman Cherrelle Garrett claimed the United States' first two-woman's title, fighting off competition from German teams at the BMW International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Championships in Winterberg.
Defending champion Francesco Friedrich and brakeman Thorsten Margis lead at the halfway point of the two-man bobsleigh World Championship event in Winterburg, setting a combined time of 1min 52.55sec on home ice.
US Olympian Holcomb criticises closed German training session ahead of Winterberg FIBT World Championships
Home competitors at International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation's (FIBT) World Championships, which get underway tomorrow on Germany's Bobbahn track in Winterberg, have been criticised for gaining an unfair advantage by having their own early practice session.
Latvia's four-man bobsleigh team completed their International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation World Cup campaign in style as they secured a fifth victory of the season in Sochi, Russia.
American Elana Meyers Taylor sealed her maiden overall Viessmann International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Cup title with victory in the two-woman bobsleigh race at the final World Cup event in Sochi.
Sochi 2014 silver medallist Lauryn Williams has announced her retirement from bobsleigh, with the American athlete ending her career as one of only five athletes to medal in both the Summer and Winter Olympics.
Latvia's four-man bobsleigh overcame German competition yet again to seal the overall International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation World Cup title in the penultimate race of the season in Igls, Austria.
Elena Meyers Taylor and Lauryn Williams secured a fifth International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Cup victory of the season, overturning a first run deficit to triumph in Igls, Austria.
Germany's Francesco Friedrich added the continental title to his world one after teaming up with Martin Grothkopp to win the European two-man bobsleigh competition today in La Plagne.