© 2022
1078x200-header-mic.png
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Rep. Antonio Delgado will be sworn in as N.Y, Lieutenant Governor on Wednesday
North Country News

Luge Canada Hires Former US Slider Duncan Kennedy As Coach

Duncan Kennedy in his Lake Placid workshop
Luge Canada
/
Duncan Kennedy in his Lake Placid workshop

Duncan Kennedy, one of the top sliders in USA Luge history and a three-time qualifier for the Olympics, has been hired as an assistant coach by Luge Canada.
Kennedy will be based in Lake Placid, New York.

He was the first USA Luge athlete to win a World Cup race when he prevailed at Latvia in 1991. He competed in the 1992, 1994 and 1998 Olympics and is a three-time World Cup overall season medalist, placing second twice and third once.

The upcoming luge World Cup season is scheduled to begin at Innsbruck, Austria on Nov. 28.

All contents © copyright 2020 Associated Press. All rights reserved.