World Cup Luge Week Begins With Inaugural Media Luge Push-off Challenge
Media conference and challenge set for Dec
Festivities will include a European festival atmosphere complete with live German entertainment and bratwurst for lunch. Karbon, a sponsor of the Canadian Luge Team, will provide prizes for the top teams.
A team of two, representing each media outlet, will be paired with a member of the national luge team for coaching and encouragement. Each team member will have one timed run down the luge push-start track in CODA's Ice House, and the fastest combined time will claim the 2003 Media Luge Challenge title.
|WHAT:||2003 Media Luge Push-Off Challenge and Media Conference|
|WHO:||Canadian Luge Team athletes|
|WHERE:||Ice House, Canada Olympic Park|
|WHEN:||Monday, December 1, 11 a.m.|
|MEDIA:||To register a team, or arrange for athlete appearances and interviews, please contact Andrew Exner at 403-247-5451. Media accreditation for the World Cup events will also be distributed.|