Skeleton Run

This weeks sport is skeleton run.

The fast winter sport , Skeleton run was added in to the Olympic program , but only in St. Moritz, Switzerland, 1928 and 1948. It was added in 2002 again. It was named after the boney sled.

Skeleton run is a fast sport were a man/woman, slides down a frozen track reaching speeds of 130 km/h. The rider’s chin sits 8cm from the ice.