2012 FIBT Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Cup
Posted: Wednesday, November 14, 2012
This Saturday and Sunday the best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes in the world will ascend on Whistler for the 2012 FIBT Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Cup. Come watch as these amazing athletes reach mind boggling speeds on the Whistler Sliding Centre course.
During the course of the weekend 5 different events will take place including the 2 man bobsleigh, 4 man and woman bobsleigh and men and women Skeleton. The finals for each event will take place on Saturday and Sunday.
Tickets to the event are only $10 and can be purchased online at the Whistler Sliding Centre website or live in person on the day of the event.
Canadian Olympic hero John Montgomery will be back on the same track he won his unforgettable gold medal in Men's Skeleton. Can he repeat his 2010 gold medal performance? Come cheer him and the rest of the Canadian squad on this weekend at the Whistler Sliding Centre.
The Whistler Sliding Centre is located on Blackcomb Way and Glacier Lane right next Blackcomb Mountain Gondola. The Sliding Centre is only a 5 minute drive away from the Adara Hotel located in Whistler Village.
Check out the World Cup schedule below
|10AM - Woman's Skeleton||9AM - 4 Man Bobsleigh|
|3PM - 2 Man Bobsleigh||3PM - Men's Skeleton|
|6:30PM - Women's Bobsleigh|
Relive John Montgomery's gold medal run again
Are you looking for a whistler village hotel for this event?
The Adara Hotel is located in the heart of Whistler just minutes away from great shopping, dining and entertainment.