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2006 News Stories

REGAN LAUSCHER KNOCKS ON PODIUM DOOR FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WEEK AT WORLD CUP IN JAPAN

—Canada’s luge athletes determined to join other winter sports with early-season success—

CANADA’S JUNIOR LUGE TEAM PUTS THREE IN THE TOP-10 AT FINAL RACE BEFORE HOLIDAY BREAK

- Calgary’s David Adair breaks into the top-five for season’s best result –

CANADIAN MEN SLIDE INTO TOP-20 AT LUGE WORLD CUP IN JAPAN

—Olympic champion Armin Zöggeler enjoys golden Saturday—

THREE CANADIANS CRACK THE TOP-15 AT JUNIOR LUGE WORLD CUP IN AUSTRIA

JEFF CHRISTIE CLOCKS FASTEST RUN EVER ON HOME TRACK EN ROUTE TO SIXTH-PLACE FINISH AT CALGARY WORLD CUP

—CLA and CODA join forces to stage successful World Cup event in Calgary—

LONE CANADIAN BRENDAN HAUPTMAN POSTS TOP-15 RESULT IN JUNIOR LUGE WORLD CUP

REGAN LAUSCHER SLIDES TO BEST-EVER FINISH ON HOME TRACK AT VIESSMANN LUGE WORLD CUP IN CALGARY

—Canada’s Lauscher finishes fourth, German women win 67th straight race—

THREE CANADIANS CRACK THE TOP-10 AT JUNIOR LUGE WORLD CUP

- Calgarian Stefan Rath is top Canadian for the day sliding to fifth place -

CANADIAN LUGE TEAM TO GIVE AWAY HOTTEST CHRISTMAS ITEM –SONY PLAYSTATION 3– AT CALGARY WORLD CUP

—International festival to include free bands, Playstation, and luge rides at C.O.P. —

CANADIAN JUNIOR LUGE TEAM GRABS THEIR FIRST MEDAL OF THE SEASON

- Rookie slider Tristan Walker posts silver medal result at Junior Luge World Cup-

MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY CANADIAN LUGE TEAM TO HOST MEDIA CONFERENCE TO KICK OFF 2006 WORLD CUP IN CALGARY

- Media Conference/Start Challenge set for December 6 at 11:30 a.m.—

THREE CANADIANS CRACK THE TOP-15 AT LUGE WORLD CUP IN PARK CITY

- Canada’s Regan Lauscher slides to top-10 finish in her first World Cup of the season-

CANADA’S DOUBLES LUGE TEAM BATTLE INJURIES TO TAKE 14TH PLACE IN VIESSMAN LUGE WORLD CUP

- Moffat brothers unable to qualify for men’s doubles race -

TWO CANADIANS CRACK TOP-10 AT JUNIOR LUGE WORLD CUP IN GERMANY

-Calgary’s Tristan Walker misses podium finish by .07 seconds -

ROOKIE ARIANNE JONES SLIDES HER WAY TO A TOP-10 FINISH IN JUNIOR LUGE WORLD CUP SEASON OPENER

- Canada’s young luge team achieve promising results at the year’s first Junior World Cup-

CANADA'S JUNIOR LUGE TEAM PUTS NATIONAL PROGRAM ON TRACK TOWARDS BRIGHT FUTURE

- Andrea Petersen and Stefan Rath set to lead national team on Junior World Cup circuit -

CANADA'S SAM EDNEY SETTLES FOR TOP-20 FINISH DESPITE FAST OPENING HEAT

BITTERSWEET DAY FOR CANADIAN LUGE ATHLETES IN WORLD CUP OPENER ON OLYMPIC TRACK

ENTIRE CANADIAN OLYMPIC LUGE TEAM RETURNS FOR 2006-07 WORLD CUP SEASON

-National squad kicks off new season on Olympic Track in Torino, November 17-

CANADIAN LUGE ATHLETES BEGIN PRE-SEASON JOURNEY TO 2006-07 WORLD CUP CAMPAIGN

-Christie, Simister and Moffats claim second consecutive luge start titles-

CANADIAN LUGE ATHLETES FACE FIRST TEST OF SEASON IN THE ICE HOUSE

-Third annual Edworthy start competition first hurdle for athletes competing

Recruitment Camps for the 2006/2007 Season

The September 23 Recruitment Camp has been rescheduled to Saturday, Sept. 30th

Attention Prospective Sliders: The September 23 Luge Recruitment Camp has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 30

Grande Prairie to be the site of the first ever Natural Luge World Championship held in North America

-Athletes from more than 15 countries slated to compete February 16-19, 2007-

Hot Summer Months Provide the Perfect Introduction to the Fastest Sport on Ice
-Recruitment camps for luge develop

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Olympic Luge Athletes Slide Into Airdrie's Canada Day Parade
-Hometown Olympian Eric Pothier leads Torino luge tea

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Natural Luge Team prepares for Natural Luge World Cup races in Grande Prairie

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Canadian luge and cross-country skiing Olympians returning to Calgary on February 28

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Next Generation of potential luge Olympians battle for supremacy in Junior Canadian Championships

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Canadian Luge Association invites youngsters to experience the fastest sport on ice
-Recruitment camps for develop

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Canada's Jeff Christie concludes World Cup season on a strong note
-Canadian luge men's singles leader records per

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Canada's Moffat brothers looking to slide back into top-five form
-Doubles luge duo posts 12th-place result in thi

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Natural Luge Press Release
-Redemption Found-

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Natural Luge Press Release
-The Season Begins-

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Canada's Regan Lauscher falls just short of top-10 finish in World Cup luge action
-Teenaged duo of Alex Gough and

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Canada's Jeff Christie looks to rebound from disappointing result in World Cup luge action
-Luge athlete struggles

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Canada's Regan Lauscher on top of her game heading into 2006 Olympic Winter Games
-Veteran luge athlete captures b

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Canada's Jeff Christie gearing up for 2006 Olympic Winter Games
-Luge athlete and teammates cranking it up a notch

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Canada's female luge athletes putting everything on the line as 2006 Winter Olympics near-Simister posts her best

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