Winter Youth

The Winter Youth Olympics is the showpiece event for bobsleigh and skeleton athletes between the ages of 15 and 18. The Games take place every four years, with Lillehammer 2016 the second venue after the inaugural competition in Innsbruck in 2012. The Games begin on February 12th, with the skeleton and bobsleigh events taking place on February 19th and 20th respectively.


Date Venue Race Timetable / Results
Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympics

Fri 19 Feb
Women's Skeleton: Pittaway 1st
Men's Skeleton: No GB involvement

Sat 20 Feb
Women's Monobob: Purchall 3rd; Chaffey 4th; Davey 5th
Men's Monobob: Johnston 6th