That’s a wrap …

Tweet That’s a wrap … the 2016 / 2017 International sliding season is complete. The GB Luge team had 6 athletes on the circuit; Rupert Staudinger, Mark McQuitty, Lucas Gebauer-Barrett, Danielle Scott, Adam Rosen and Raymond Thompson. 5 out of 9 World Cup races were participated in, along with the World Championships in Igls, Austria. […]

PyeongChang Olympic Test Week

Tweet The team flew to South Korea in February 2017 for the Olympic test week of the new track in PyeongChang. This trip consisted of one weeks training followed by a week of racing. Corner 9 proved tricky for many athletes and was regularly studied by all nations during training. In total 27 nations and […]

2017 World Championships – Igls, Austria

Tweet The 2017 World Championships were held in Igls, Austria on 27-29th January. It was the first time that Great Britain had entered a full team for the Championships, which enabled us to race in the Team Relay event along with the individual disciplines. Lucas Gebauer Barrett stepped up to the senior circuit from the […]

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 […]