2015/2016 FIL World Cup – Team Relay – Race 4

From Sochi, RUS Russia scored gold in the final event of the World Cup event on their home ice, dominating the Team Relay event. Tatiana Ivanova led the way for the Russian effort, six tenths of a second ahead of the next-fastest woman, German Natalie Geisenberger. The team of Wendl & Arlt made it close,…

2016 FIL Natural Track European Championships – Women’s Luge

From Passeiertal, ITA Evelin Lanthaler added to an already spectacular season with the 2016 European Championship. The Italian held off a spirited charge by teammate Greta Pinngera to take gold. Pinggera took silver on the strength of a strong first run, just barely edging Ekaterina Lavrentyeva off Russia, who took bronze. Ludmila Astramovich finished fourth,…