RACE
CALENDAR

World Cup

The World Cup is the premier circuit on the IBSF calendar. It features eight races across six different venues in Europe and Asia, with Austria, China, Germany, Latvia and Switzerland the host nations.

World Championships

A global showpiece, the World Championships take place once a year, except in Olympic years. The event features both bobsleigh and skeleton and is the highlight of the sliding calendar.

Intercontinental Cup

The Intercontinental Cup is a skeleton only circuit, with bobsleigh not featuring here. It sits below the World Cup but above the Europa Cup and North American Cup in terms of sliding standard.

Europa Cup - Bobsleigh

The Europa Cup circuit features eight races for both bobsleigh and skeleton, although not always at the same time or the same venue. For skeleton, the Europa Cup circuit sits above the North American Cup in the list of circuits, whereas it shares equal importance with the North American Cup as far as the bobsleigh rankings are concerned.

Europa Cup - Skeleton

The Europa Cup circuit features eight races for both bobsleigh and skeleton, although not always at the same time or the same venue. For skeleton, the Europa Cup circuit sits above the North American Cup in the list of circuits, whereas it shares equal importance with the North American Cup as far as the bobsleigh rankings are concerned.

North American Cup

This season's North American Cup competition is due to take place in January 2021 but no venues or dates have yet been confirmed.

Women's Monobob World Series

This season's race calendar features Women's Monobob racing after the sport was added to the Olympic schedule for Beijing 2022 in the summer of 2018.

Junior World Championships

The Junior World Championships is an annual bobsleigh and skeleton competition for athletes under the age of 20 (skeleton) and 23 (bobsleigh).

Para-Sport World Cup

The IBSF Para Bobsleigh calendar is yet to be confirmed.

Para-sport World Championships

The Para Bobsleigh World Championships is the pinnacle of the Para-Sport calendar. We are yet to receive confirmation of this season's event.