About Luge : A luge is a small one- or two-person sled on which one sleds supine (face up) and feet-first. A luger steers by using their calf muscles to flex the sled’s runners or by exerting opposite shoulder pressure to the seat. Racing sleds weigh 21–25 kg (46–55 lb) for singles and 25–30 kg (55–66 lb) for doubles.Luge is also the name of an Olympic sport.
The 2019 FIL World Luge Championships takes place under the auspices of the International Luge Federation at the Winterberg bobsleigh, luge and skeleton track in Winterberg, Germany from 22 to 27 January 2019.
COMPETITORS : 120 FROM 23 NATIONS
Rules Luge :
In this section you can find all information about the International Luge Regulations for artificial tracks, from the FIL-competitions, disciplines, competition runs, eligibility, seeded group, start order up to ranking, regulations for sleds and supplemental weights as well as inspections.
Here you find the International Luge Regulations for natural tracks, with properties of natural tracks, the FIL-competitions, disciplines, eligibility, as well as information about competition runs, ranking and the sled. Also watch Fifa 2022 World Cup
FIL World Luge Championship 2019 Schedule :
Date Time Events
21-1- 2019 : 09:00 Paid Training 22-1- 2019 : 09:00 Official Training / weight in 19:00 1 st Team Captain Meeting in the Start house 1 / Men Start 23-1- 2019 : 09:00 Official Training / technical controls 24-1-2019 : 09:00 Seeded group training / weight in 12:00 Preliminary run 15:30 2 nd Team Captain Meeting with draw in the Start house 1 / Men Start 18:00 Opening Ceremony in the Centrum of Winterberg, afterwards Reception at the Oversum Winterberg
25/1/2019 09:00 Qualifying run Sprint World Championships
13:40 Doubles Sprint
14:35 Women’s Sprint
15:30 Men’s Sprint
26/1/2019 11:10 Doubles
27/1/2019 11:05 Men
15:50 Team Relay
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