From Lake Placid, USA
Feb. 1, 2021 – Hunter Church won his first two-man race of the 2020/2021 season, cruising to victory in Lake Placid.
Church and brakeman Hakeen Abdul-Saboor started strong, setting the fast start time of the first heat on their way to a .33 advantage over Frank Del Duca. Del Duca put a strong run down in the second heat to take a .4 second lead over Sam Moeller. Church, though, was stronger, finishing .44 ahead of Del Duca.
The gold for Church was his first of the season in two-man bobsled, with the silver for Del Duca being his first of the season as well.
Sam Moeller, Tyler Hickey, and Israel’s Dave Nicholls rounded out the field.
|Pos||Names||Nation||Bib||Start 1||Start 2||Run 1||Run 2||Total|
|1||Church / Abdul-Saboor||USA||1||5.21||5.23||55.38||55.64||1:51.02|
|2||Del Duca / Volker||USA||2||5.27||5.27||55.71||55.75||1:51.46|
|3||Moeller / Mustard||USA||3||5.21||5.22||55.91||55.95||1:51.86|
|4||Hickey / Fogt||USA||5||5.37||5.40||56.04||56.25||1:52.29|
|5||Nicholls / Porter||ISR||4||6.89||7.00||64.20||64.75||2:08.95|