Luge at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Luge pictogram.svg
Pictogram for luge
Venue Cesana Pariol
Dates February 11–15
Competitors 108 from 24 nations
«2002 2010»

The Luge competition at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games was held at Cesana Pariol in Cesana, Italy. Three events were staged, taking place from February 11 to February 15. These were the first games where a qualifying system was used to determine the enterants into the games.

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]


 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Germany (GER) 1 2 1 4
2  Italy (ITA) 1 0 1 2
3  Austria (AUT) 1 0 0 1
4  Russia (RUS) 0 1 0 1
5  Latvia (LAT) 0 0 1 1


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Armin Zöggeler
Italy (ITA)
 Albert Demtschenko
Russia (RUS)
 Mārtiņš Rubenis
Latvia (LAT)
Women's singles
 Sylke Otto
Germany (GER)
 Silke Kraushaar
Germany (GER)
 Tatjana Hüfner
Germany (GER)
 Austria (AUT)
Andreas Linger
Wolfgang Linger
 Germany (GER)
André Florschütz
Torsten Wustlich
 Italy (ITA)
Gerhard Plankensteiner
Oswald Haselrieder

Participating NOCs[edit]


  1. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Luge" (PDF). Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved June 1, 2009.