Graphic explains the Bobsleigh event.
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PYEONGCHANG 2018

PyeongChang Olympic Bobsleigh

By Ninian Carter

February 9, 2018 - February 25, 2018 - Bobsleigh is one of 24 sporting competitions of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang 2018, South Korea. Along with Luge and Skeleton, the Bobsleigh competition will take place at the Alpensia Sliding Centre.

Two-person or 4-person sleds descend a course of 136,m/h with a slope of about 5.42o. the pilot uses a steering rope to control the sled. The winner has the fastest combined time over four heats.

PUBLISHED: 12/10/2017; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Associated Press
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