The Olympic Winter Games are the pinnacle of the winter sports calendar and take place every four years.

The Games are the only event in the sliding season that see bobsleigh and skeleton athletes competing at the same event as a range of other sports.


Date Venue Race Timetable / Results
Beijing, China Ceremonies

Fri 4 Feb
Opening Ceremony

Sun 20 Feb
Closing Ceremony


Men's Skeleton: Weston 15th; Wyatt 16th
Medals: Grotheer; Jungk, Yan

Women's Skeleton: Deas 19th; Crowley 22nd
Medals: Neise; Narracott; Bos


Women's Monobob: No GB sleds
Humphries; Meyers Taylor; De Bruin

2-man Bobsleigh: Hall & Gleeson 11th
Medals: Friedrich & Margis; Lochner & Bauer; Hafer & Sommer

Women's Bobsleigh: McNeill & Douglas 17th
Medals: Nolte & Levi; Jamanka & Burghardt; Meyers Taylor & Hoffman

4-man Bobsleigh: Hall, Gleeson, Lawrence & Cackett 6th
Medals: Friedrich, Schueller, Margis & Bauer; Lochner, Bauer, Weber & Rasp: Kripps, Coakwell, Stones & Sommer