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Natalie Corless

Events: Singles
Team National NextGen Elite Team
Sex:F
Height:166cm
Birth Date:November 27, 2003
Residence:Whistler, B.C.
Instagram@natalie_corless

Natalie immediately fell in love with luge the first time she tried it at a summer camp when she lived in Calgary. She has had a steady development in the program, working her way through the novice program in Calgary for two years before moving to Whistler, B.C. where she competed on the B.C. provincial team for two additional years. She made the Junior National Team in 2018-19 where she introduced herself to the world by finishing first overall in both doubles and singles in Youth World Cup racing.

Natalie and her doubles partner and friend, Caitlin Nash, made history in 2019 on their home track in Whistler, becoming the first women ever to compete in a World Cup race against the men. They were back making headlines a few weeks later when they teamed up to win the silver medal at the Youth Olympic Games in St. Moritz, SUI. 

Fully bilingual, Natalie has lived throughout the world with her family: Vancouver, Saratoga Springs, NY, Grenoble, France, Calgary and Whistler. She makes the world’s best Caesar salad and has a black and white dog named Danny. Natalie enjoys travelling, skiing and sailing. She is in Grade 11 at Whistler Secondary School. 

Career Highlights

First Overall on Youth World Cup Standings in Women’s Doubles and Singles
2020 – Youth Olympic Games, St. Moritz, SUI: 2 (doubles)
2020 – Youth Canadian Championships, Whistler, CAN: 3 (singles), 1 (doubles)
2020 – Junior World Championships, Oberhof, GER: 5 (doubles) 21 (singles)
2019 – Junior World Cup, Igls, AUT: 5 (singles), 6 (singles)2019 – Youth Canadian Championships, Calgary, CAN: 1, 6
2019 – Junior World Cup, Winterberg, GER: 3, 8
2019 – Junior World Championships, Igls, AUT: 14, 8, 12
2019 – Junior World Cup, St. Moritz, SUI: 1 
2019 – Junior World Cup, Calgary, CAN: 1, 7
2019 – Junior World Cup, Park City, USA: 2, 1, 5, 1
2018 - Youth Canadian Championship, Whistler: 1
2018 – NorAm, Whistler: 1
2018 – NorAm, Lake Placid, NY: 1
2018 – NorAm, Calgary: 1

 

Past Results

2020/2021 Season

DateEventPlace
Feb. 14Whistler Jr. Canadian4
Dec. 12Whistler Canada Cup4
Dec. 5Whistler Canadian Championships5

2019/2020 Season

DateEventPlace
Mar. 14Whistler Youth Canadian Championships3
Mar. 13Whistler Canadian Championships (Doubles)1
Mar. 13Whistler Jr. Canadian (Doubles)1
Mar. 13Whistler Canadian Championships5
Mar. 13Whistler Jr. Canadian5
Feb. 22Oberhof FIL Junior World Championships (Doubles)15
Feb. 22Oberhof FIL Junior World Championships5
Feb. 21Oberhof FIL Junior World Championships21
Jan. 20St Moritz Youth Olympic Games4
Jan. 18St Moritz Youth Olympic Games2
Dec. 14Whistler World Cup (Doubles)22
Dec. 14Whistler America Pacific Championships (Doubles)3
Dec. 1Innsbruck Jr. World Cup5
Nov. 30Innsbruck Jr. World Cup12
Nov. 30Innsbruck Jr. World Cup6

2018/2019 Season

DateEventPlace
Mar. 3Calgary Youth Canadian Championships6
Mar. 3Calgary Youth Canadian Championships1
Feb. 9Winterberg Jr. World Cup3
Feb. 9Winterberg Jr. World Cup8
Feb. 2Innsbruck FIL Junior World Championships14
Feb. 2Innsbruck FIL Junior World Championships8
Feb. 1Innsbruck FIL Junior World Championships12
Jan. 17St Moritz Jr. World Cup1
Dec. 14Calgary Jr. World Cup7
Dec. 14Calgary Jr. World Cup1
Dec. 7Park City Jr. World Cup2
Dec. 7Park City Jr. World Cup1
Dec. 5Park City Jr. World Cup5
Dec. 5Park City Jr. World Cup1