MOSCOW, March 23. /TASS/. The international Federation of bobsleigh and skeleton (IBSF) has not yet made a decision on the venue of the 2018 European Championships in bobsleigh and skeleton. This was reported TASS the press service of the IBSF.
“We have no answer to the question of where next year will host the European championship”, – said the Agency interlocutor. The medals of the European championship on bobsleigh and skeleton, usually played during one of the stages of the world Cup.
Sochi is next season will not hold a world Cup stage in bobsleigh and skeleton
According to the preliminary calendar of the international competitions next season, the first stage of the world Cup scheduled to be held from 6 to 11 November in the U.S. lake placid, then the athletes must move to Park city (13-18 November). The venue of the third round of the world Cup is not yet defined . As reported previously TASS General Secretary of the Federation of bobsled of Russia Sergey Parkhomenko, Sochi, will miss the coming season, and the vacant place will be one of the North American trails. Then the world Cup will move to Europe, where one by one the stages will be held in Winterberg (4-10 December), the eagles (11-17 December), Altenberg (1-7 January), St. Moritz (8-14 January) and königssee (15-21 January).
Bobsleigh-skeleton approximation season Olympic games in South Korea’s Pyeongchang, which will be held from 9 to 25 February 2018. There from 23 to 29 November 2017 will see the official week training.
The European championship 2017 was held from 13 to 15 January in Winterberg.