Kreisel (German for gyro) is the name of a turn found on six bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton tracks around the world. This is a turn that moves the bobsled, luge, or skeleton around between 270 and 320 degrees around the circumference of the circle.
There are six Kreisels on the tracks shown below:
Note: Oberhof is the only one that is not used for bobsleigh four-man.
- International Bobsled and Tobogganing Federation (FIBT) Official site
- International Luge Federation (FIL) Official site