IBSF International Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships 2016
IBSF World Championships 2016 in Innsbruck, Austria, is happening this week. Skeleton slider Rhys Thornbury, currently ranked 23rd, will be competing for New Zealand. Monday - Wednesday are training days with race days on Thursday and Friday. Rhys recently finished 9th and 12th in the Whistler,Canada World Cup race, so is hoping to do well here to help improve his position to compete in the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.