2018 Terberg DTS (UK) British Championships

TweetThe 2018 Terberg DTS (UK) British Luge Championships took place at the Igls Olympic Sliding Centre in Innsbruck, Austria. The men’s race saw a straight shoot-out between Team GB’s AJ Rosen and Rupert Staudinger, fresh from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The battle went right down to the wire with Rupert Staudinger eventually prevailing […]

Help get us to the 2019 World Championships

TweetLuge is an unfunded sport in the UK and we rely on the generous support of the British Public and UK based companies to keep us flying the flag at Luge events around the world. The team are currently training hard to prepare for the 2019 FIL World Championships to be held in January in […]

Elsa Desmond trains with Luge Romania

TweetGB’s newest recruit has been preparing for her debut season with some intensive start training in Romania and the Czech Republic. Elsa Desmond will slide for Great Britain for the first time at this year’s FIL World Cup event in Igls, Austria 22-25 November. Under the tutelage of ex-Olympic athlete Bogdan Macovei, Elsa has spent […]

Welcome back

TweetWelcome back to the team after a very successful training camp with the Austrian Luge federation. The training camp was a good learning curve for the athletes and moving forward we are aware of many of the things we need to work on as a team. This was the first summer camp with GB luge […]

Austrian summer camp.

TweetGood morning Ladies and Gentlemen. As of Tuesday 24th August the team will be in Austria for the first ever GBLA summer training camp. There is only a handful of us heading out to Austria to soak up the knowledge of the Austrian start coaches, It will be a long hard work for the team […]

Back in the game.

TweetThe team have finally started summer training down in the beautiful Bath. We have a new Strength and Conditioning coach and some fantastic summer camps going on in Europe this summer. I hope everyone is enjoying the sunshine and looking forward to the winter sports season!!   Thanks

Norway and the World Cup

TweetThe Team has arrived here in Norway after an eventful journey. After leaving the Dock in Sweden we had a mechanical failure on our team van, unfortunately we had to leave Mike our coach with the van in a garage whilst the team headed on to Lillehammer to start training. fingers crossed we get the […]

Winterberg World Cup

TweetLast week was the World Cup in Winterberg Germany. This was an eye opener for the team being the hardest conditions to slide on this season so far. The track was fast and the ice was cold, being a rather technical track the team had a few bumps and bruises. Unfortunately during the race both […]

France and the Army Championships

TweetThe team headed over to France for the Army Championships 2015, this took place on the Olympic track of the La Plagne. The whole week was great with new talent coming through and for the team it was a new track to get under their belts. I would like to thank the Army Winter Sports […]

Last day in the U.K.

TweetThis is our last day at home today, the team is heading off to Austria for training before heading to France for the Army Championships. After this the Team will be heading to Germany for our second world cup of the season. The whole team is excited to be getting back on ice after being […]