Skeleton

Yarnold seals skeleton world title to complete career Grand Slam

By Michael Pavitt

Lizzy Yarnold claimed the womens world skeleton title in Winterberg ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesBritain's Lizzy Yarnold has completed a career Grand Slam after winning skeleton gold at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Championships in Winterberg, Germany.

Dukurs wins world skeleton title to crown great season as Yarnold leads women's competition

By Michael Pavitt

Martins Dukurs won his third world title while his brother Tomass secured bronze ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesLatvia's Martins Dukurs held off the challenge of Olympic champion Alexander Tretiakov of Russia to take the World Championship men's skeleton title in Winterberg today. 

Latvian and Russian rivals locked in fierce battle at skeleton World Championships halfway stage

By Nick Butler

Martins Dukurs (centre) leads at the halfway point of the World Championship skeleton competition ©FIBTLatvian star Martins Dukurs is on course to crown a dominant season with the biggest prize after taking a slender lead at the halfway point of the World Championship skeleton competition in Winterburg.

Tretiakov returns to scene of Olympic skeleton triumph to earn World Cup win

By Michael Pavitt

Tretiakov marked his return to the 2014 Olympic track with a World Cup win ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesRussia's Alexander Tretiakov today returned to the track in Sochi where he was crowned Olympic skeleton champion a year ago to claim victory in the final race of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Cup season.

To Russia with love for Yarnold as she celebrates anniversary of Olympic gold with another triumph in Sochi

By Liam Morgan

Lizzy Yarnold continued her remarkable run of form by claiming gold in the final FIBT Skeleton World Cup event on the Olympic track in Sochi ©Getty ImagesBritain's Lizzy Yarnold marked one year to the day since her Olympic gold medal by returning to Sochi to claiming another victory, this time in the final Skeleton World Cup event of the season. 

Yarnold adds European skeleton title to Olympic crown

By Michael Pavitt

Lizzy Yarnold secured her second victory in successive days to win the European title ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesBritain's Lizzy Yarnold has secured the women's skeleton European title with her second victory in two days at Igls, Austria, at the rearranged International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) European Championships.

Yarnold recovers from slip to win skeleton World Cup leg in Igls

By Nick Butler

Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold was on superb form on the German course ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Lizzy Yarnold fought back superbly to win the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Cup event in Igls today.

Dukurs dominates again to claim European and World Cup skeleton titles

By Nick Butler

Martins Dukurs won a sixth successive European title in La Plagne ©FIBTMartins Dukurs of Latvia secured a fifth International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Cup victory of the season today in La Plagne, earning a sixth successive European title in the process. 

Dukurs back on winning trail as he reaffirms skeleton World Cup dominance

By Daniel Etchells

Martins Dukurs resumed his dominance of the skeleton World Cup series in St. Moritz, Switzerland ©Getty ImagesLatvia's Martins Dukurs was dominant from start to finish at the latest Viessmann International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) World Cup event in St. Moritz, Switzerland as he got back to winning ways.
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