Over the years, we have been proud to support sports clubs in our local community. This year, we're going an extra step and have decided to support Great Britain's number one bobsleigh crew, Team Bobsleigh Brad.
The team of 6 world-class athletes live locally and train here in our beautiful city of Bath. They compete in the 2-man and 4-man disciplines.
Meet the formidable team:
- Pilot - Brad Hall, former decathlete and Olympian
- Brakeman - Sam Blanchet, former England 7s international, Exeter Chiefs pro rugby player and Olympian
- Brakeman - Nick Gleeson, Paratrooper and Olympian
- Brakeman - Greg Cackett, former GB sprinter and Olympian
- Brakeman - Luke Dawes, Paratrooper
- Brakeman - Taylor Lawrence, Royal Marine
They have a busy World Cup campaign ahead of them. Their full competitive calendar is:
IBSF World Cup Tour 2020/21
Igls World Cup - 12th/13th December
Igls World Cup - 19th/20th December
Winterberg World Cup - 9th/10th January
St Moritz World Cup - 16th/17th January
Königssee - 23rd/24th January
IBSF World Championships 2021
Altenberg 2-man Competition - 6th/7th February
Altenberg 4-man Competition - 13th/14th February
You will be able to cheer the team alongside us by watching their races every weekend on the IBSF Live YouTube stream.