Young talent such as German junior world champion Felix Keisinger will be aiming to impress at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Bobsleigh World Cup in Lake Placid.
Bobsleigh and Skeleton
Victoria Williamson has marked her debut appearance as a bobsleigh athlete with a fifth-place finish at the Europa Cup competition in Altenberg, following her switch from cycling.
Kaillie Humphries, winner of two Olympic gold medals and a bronze for Canada, won her first big victory for the United States today as she finished top in the opening International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World cup competition of the new season in Lake Placid.
Germany's Olympic and world bobsleigh champions, Francesco Friedrich and Mariama Jamanka, start the defence of their overall World Cup titles at the season-opener in Lake Placid that gets underway tomorrow.
Sochi's first races on the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) circuit since 2015 have been hailed as a success by Russian Bobsleigh Federation (RBF) President Elena Anikina.
Britain's four-man bobsleigh team have received their Winter Olympic bronze medals from Sochi 2014, over five years since the conclusion of the Games in the Russian city.
Races number five and six of the Omega Youth Monobob and Skeleton Series have taken place in Lake Placid, bringing qualifying for next year's Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Lausanne into its second-half.
Russia's Anastasiia Makarova triumphed in the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation women's monobob event in Lillehammer.
Canada's Cynthia Appiah claimed victory at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation monobob event in Lake Placid.
The Russian Bobsleigh Federation (RBF) has signed a sponsorship deal with Parimatch, one of the country's leading betting firms.
Olympic bronze medallist Dom Parsons will return to skeleton for the 2019-2020 World Cup season after being named in Britain's squad.
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) held its first training programme in Beijing, as the Chinese capital prepares to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Former bobsleigh pilot Rudi Lochner, the 1991 world champion and 1992 Olympic silver medallist in the two-man event, has been named the new coach of the Polish national team.
Double Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold is one of two new appointments to the British Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association’s (BBSA) Board of Directors.
Oleg Sokolov has been sacked as head coach of the Russian national bobsleigh team, after 16 regional coaches demanded he be dismissed from the role.