Skeleton

Defending skeleton champion Montgomery set to miss Sochi 2014

By Nick Butler

Jon Montgomery celebrates his gold medal at the Vancouver 2010 Games ©Getty ImagesDecember 18 - Jon Montgomery, the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic skeleton champion, is unlikely to qualify to defend his title following the first round of selections for the Canadian team for Sochi 2014.

British Skeleton welcomes Talbot as latest sponsor

By Emily Goddard

Talbot is the latest firm to sponsor British Skeleton ©Talbot Underwriting December 11 - British Skeleton today revealed Lloyd's Insurer Talbot Underwriting as its latest sponsor, becoming the national governing body's Official Vehicle Supporter.

Sweet revenge as Pikus-Pace slides to record at Park City

By Nick Butler

Pikus-Pace on the way to victory in the second World Cup of the season on her home track in Utah ©Getty ImagesDecember 6 - American Noelle Pikus-Pace made swift amends for her disqualification last week by winning the second round of the women's skeleton World Cup in Park City.

Yarnold takes controversial World Cup gold after disqualification in Calgary

By Nick Butler

Great Britain's Lizzy Yarnold was awarded a controversial gold medal ©Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Britain's Lizzy Yarnold won the women's title at the season opening skeleton World Cup in Calgary, but only after her American rival Noelle Pikus-Pace was disqualified for having an incorrect sled.

British Skeleton launches new cartoon to help it find sponsors

By Paul Osborne

British Skeleton have teamed up with Ignite to create a cartoon explaining The Story of SkeletonOctober 18 - British Skeleton, the governing body for the sport in Britain, has teamed up with sponsors Ignite to create a cartoon explaining "The Story of Skeleton".

Rudman gains World Cup pre-selection boost

By Paul Osborne

Shelley Rudman has been pre-selected for the British Skeleton World Cup squadOctober 17 - World skeleton champion Shelly Rudman has been pre-selected for the British World Cup squad ahead of the upcoming 2013-2014 season.

VisitBritain head takes over as British Bobsleigh and Skeleton chairman

By James Crook

maxresdefault 1July 31 - The British Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association have appointed VisitBritain head Christopher Rodrigues as their new chairman with hopes that he will successfully oversee the full merger between the two organisations.

British Skeleton announces new partnership with nutrition specialists BioCare

By Gary Anderson

July 25 - British skeltonBritish Skeleton has agreed a new partnership with nutrition supplement specialists BioCare which sees the provision of value-in-kind and cash support to the British squad as they prepare for Sochi 2014.

British Skeleton joins forces with Ignite to support Pyeongchang 2018 hopes

By Emily Goddard

Back L-R Jeremy Rice Kenny Howard Mark Smith Mark Long James Howard Thomas Walker  Front L-R Jordan McIntosh Jack ThomasJuly 4 - British Skeleton has struck a five-year £100,000 ($150,000/€120,000) sponsorship deal with consultancy firm Ignite to support the nation's young sliders on their journey to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.
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