FIL- Luge World Championship

Whistler Sliding Centre will play host to the featured event on the international luge calendar as more than 150 athletes representing 25 countries will compete in men's and women's singles, doubles and team relay races on February 1-2, 2013

Wednesday Jan.30, 2013

6:30pm Opening Ceremonies in Whistler Village

Thursday Jan.31, 2013
4:00pm Final Training Runs

Friday Feb. 1, 2013- Race Day
3:00pm Doubles
5:15pm Men

Saturday Feb. 2, 2013- Race Day
3:00pm Women
6:15pm Relay

The action-packed event will also feature nightly entertainment, fireworks and a beer garden.

Purchase your tickets for $10 each at (children 6 and under enter FREE).



We would love to have your help with this event.  Please see the attached list of jobs and time commitment requested.  This will be a fun event with great swag.  Contact for more information and to sign up.

Whistler Media Accreditation:

ALL Media must RSVP to Chris Donan at in advance of the event to receive media credentials for the World Championships. Media can pick up accreditation at the media centre which will be set up at the venue.

Media Parking: Limited Parking will be available for media in Lot 7 and 8. Media may also gain free access to the venue via the Excalibur Gondola.

Race Coverage: Races will be streamed live on the Canadian Luge Associations's web site at

Whistler Luge World Cup from Canadian Luge Association on Vimeo.

All dates: 
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 09:15 to Saturday, February 2, 2013 - 09:15