Bobsleigh at the 2014 Winter Olympics

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Bobsleigh
at the XXII Olympic Winter Games
Bobsleigh, Sochi 2014.png
Venue Sliding Center Sanki, Krasnaya Polyana, Russia
Dates 16–23 February 2014
Competitors 169 from 23 nations
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Bobsleigh at the 2014 Winter Olympics was held at the Sliding Center Sanki near Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The three events took place between 16–23 February 2014.[1]

Competition schedule[edit]

The following is the competition schedule for all three events.[2]

All times are (UTC+4).

Date Time Event
16 February 20:15 Two-man runs 1 and 2
17 February 18:30 Two-man runs 3 and 4
18 February 19:15 Two-woman runs 1 and 2
19 February 20:15 Two-woman runs 3 and 4
22 February 20:30 Four-man runs 1 and 2
23 February 13:30 Four-man runs 3 and 4

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Canada (CAN) 1 0 0 1
2  United States (USA) 0 1 3 4
3  Latvia (LAT) 0 1 0 1
 Switzerland (SUI) 0 1 0 1
Total 1 3 3 7

Events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Two-man
details
vacanta  Switzerland (SUI)
Beat Hefti
Alex Baumann
3:46.05  United States (USA)
Steven Holcomb
Steven Langton
3:46.27
Four-man
details
vacanta  Latvia (LAT)
Oskars Melbārdis
Arvis Vilkaste
Daumants Dreiškens
Jānis Strenga
3:40.69  United States (USA)
Steven Holcomb
Steven Langton
Curtis Tomasevicz
Christopher Fogt
3:40.99
Two-woman
details
 Canada (CAN)
Kaillie Humphries
Heather Moyse
3:50.61  United States (USA)
Elana Meyers
Lauryn Williams
3:50.71  United States (USA)
Jamie Greubel
Aja Evans
3:51.61

[a]Russian teams were originally awarded the gold medal, but were disqualified by the International Olympic Committee in November 2017 for doping violations.[3]

Qualification[edit]

A maximum of 170 quota spots were available to athletes to compete at the games. A maximum 130 men and 40 women might qualify. The qualification was based on the world rankings of 20 January 2014.[4]

Participating nations[edit]

169 athletes from 23 nations participated, with number of athletes in parentheses.

References[edit]