Viessmann World Cup Luge

viessmann World Cup Luge

December 14-16, 2018  |  Olympic Sports Complex

The Viessmann Luge World Cup returns to Lake Placid! The luge competition consists of four events; men's singles, women's singles, doubles and a sprint event. Come out and cheer on Team USA, including a special goodbye to Erin Hamlin, a four-time Olympian and 2014 Olympic Bronze Medalist who retired at the end of last year and ORDA sponsored athlete Olympian and bronze medalist Chris Mazdzer.

General Information
Friday, Dec. 14, 2018
10:00 am - 6:45 pm
Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Adult 1-Day: $16
Junior / Senior 1-Day: $10
Adult 2-Day: $26
Junior / Senior 2-Day: $16
6 & under: FREE
Whiteface, Gore, Belleayre, & Mt. Van Hoevenberg Season Passholders: FREE
Adults: 13-64 | Juniors: 7-12 | Seniors: 65+ | Groups of 20 or more call (518) 523-8820 | FREE admission with Olympic Sites Passport
Home of the combined Bobsled, Luge, and Skeleton Track, as well as Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country and Biathlon Center.
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Schedule

December 14, 2018

  • 10:00 am - Nation's Cup (Men, Women, Doubles) 
  • Medal Ceremony immediately following

world cup opening celebration (Mids Park on Main Street)

  • 6:45 pm - World Cup Opening Celebration

Join us for a special tribute to Erin Hamlin and Chris Mazdzer, concluding with fireworks. Bring a non perishable food item for the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry and receive a free one day ticket to the World Cup good Saturday or Sunday.

December 15, 2018

  • 9:00 am - Men's 1st Run
  • 10:35 am - Men's 2nd Run
  • 12:00 pm - Erin Hamlin Ceremonial Last Run
  • 12:15 pm - Doubles 1st Run
  • 1:50 pm - Doubles 2nd Run
  • Men's & Doubles Medal Ceremony immediately following

Prior to the doubles race, two-time World Champion, 2014 Olympic bronze medalist and 2018 Olympic Team flag bearer Erin Hamlin will take her ceremonial last run down the track. After race - The Running of the Balls, a Team USA Luge fundraiser: The Running of the Balls

December 16, 2018

  • 8:30 am - Women's 1st Run
  • 9:55 am - Women's 2nd Run
  • 12:00 pm - Sprint Men's
  • 12:45 pm - Sprint Doubles
  • 1:20 pm - Sprint Women's
  • Women's & Sprint Medal Ceremony immediately following

 

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