Juris Šics

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Juris Šics
Medal record
Men's Luge
Competitor for  Latvia
Olympic Games
Silver 2010 Vancouver Men's doubles
Bronze 2014 Sochi Men's doubles
Bronze 2014 Sochi Mixed team
World Championships
Bronze 2008 Oberhof Mixed team
Bronze 2009 Lake Placid Mixed team
Bronze 2011 Cesana Men's doubles
Bronze 2013 Whistler Mixed team
European Championships
Gold 2008 Cesana Mixed team
Gold 2010 Sigulda Mixed team
Silver 2014 Sigulda Mixed team
Bronze 2006 Winterberg Mixed team

Juris Šics (born 26 April 1983 in Sigulda) is a Latvian luger who has competed since 1998. Competing in three Winter Olympics, he won a silver medal in the men's doubles event at Vancouver in 2010 and two bronze medals at Sochi in 2014 alongside his teammate and younger brother Andris Šics.

Šics won three bronze medals at the FIL World Luge Championships (Men's doubles: 2011, Mixed team: 2008, 2009).

He also won three medals in the mixed team event at the FIL European Luge Championships with golds in 2008 and 2010, and a bronze in 2006. Šics' best individual European championship finish in the men's doubles event was fifth in 2006.

External links[edit]