2014 Olympic Games - Skeleton

 

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Skeleton at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi will be held at the Sliding Center Sanki, Krasnaya Polyana.

Feb 13 – Women, 11:30-13:45, Event Competitions
Feb 14 – Men / Women, 16:30-22:30, Event Finals
Feb 15 – Men, 18:45-21:15, Event Finals

Skeleton is a fast winter sliding sport in which an individual person rides a small sled down a frozen track while lying face down, during which athletes experience forces up to 5g. It originated in St. Moritz, Switzerland as a spin-off from the popular British sport of Cresta sledding.