German Tatjana Huefner wins gold in women’s luge

Tatjana Huefner never relinquished her first place position as she earned her first Olympic gold medal in women’s luge at the Whistler Sliding Centre in Vancouver. Huefner, who improved on her bronze medal finish in Torino 2006, owned three of the top four race times in the competition. Nina Reithmayer, of Austria, collected her first […]

Germany continue their dominance in women’s luge

Team Germany showed no signs of letting up as they continued their dominance in run three of women’s luge on Tuesday in Vancouver. Three of the top five lugers are of German decent, including Torino bronze medalist Tatjana Huefner, who sits in first at 2:04.907. Natalie Geisenberger, who picked up eight medals in the 2009 […]

Germans show dominance after first run of women’s singles luge

  German competitors occupied three of the top five spots in the first run of the women’s singles luge at the Whistler Sliding Centre on Monday night.  Natalie Geisenberger led the way for the strong German squad, and built off her spectacular World Cup season where she placed in the medal standings in all eight […]