Former Chinese sprinter Zhang Peimeng has switched sports to skeleton with one eye on a home appearance at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
Bobsleigh and Skeleton
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) have rejected the appeal by the Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (VIOC), who filed an application seeking to earn a women's skeleton place at Pyeongchang 2018.
Virgin Islands Olympic Committee appeal to CAS Ad-Hoc Division in bid to earn skeleton quota for Pyeongchang 2018
The Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (VIOC) are the subject of the first case in front of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) Ad Hoc division for Pyeongchang 2018 after they filed an application seeking to earn a women's skeleton quota place at the Games.
Anthony Watson is set to become the first Jamaican to compete in skeleton at the Winter Olympic Games after he received a reallocated berth for Pyeongchang 2018.
Pablo Nolte piloted the German team to the gold medal in the four-man bobsleigh event as the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation Junior World Championships concluded in St Moritz.
Richard Oelsner led a German one-two in the two-man bobsleigh event at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation Junior World Championships in St Moritz.
Russian included on neutral team for Pyeongchang 2018 wins skeleton title at IBSF Junior World Championships
Russian Nikita Tregubov claimed the men's skeleton gold medal as the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation Junior World Championships began in St Moritz.
World governing bodies representing the Olympic sports of bobsleigh and weightlifting have each vowed to appeal to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to change their rules to make it easier for them to take a tougher stance on cheats in sport.
Johannes Lochner was crowned winner of the four-man bobsleigh World Cup title, despite piloting his crew to a fourth place finish at the concluding event in Königssee.
Three weeks ahead of Pyeongchang 2018, double Olympic women’s bobsleigh champion Kaillie Humphries of Canada has earned her fourth overall World Cup victory.
South Korea's Yun Sung-bin dramatically ended Martins Dukurs' run of eight successive International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Skeleton World Cup overall crowns even though he was absent from the final race in Königssee today.
Latvia's Martins Dukurs has been handed a golden chance to win a ninth successive International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World Cup crown in Königssee tomorrow following the withdrawal of South Korean rival Sungbin Yun.
Elana Meyers Taylor and Jamie Greubel Poser have been named as the pilots for the United States' two women's bobsleigh teams at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games with Lauren Gibbs and Aja Evans their respective brakewomen.
Germany's Johannes Lochner took a giant step towards clinching the overall four-man title as he claimed victory in the penultimate event of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation World Cup season in St Moritz.
North Korea and South Korea could share a four-man sled to test conditions before bobsleigh competition starts at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.