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  • Maya Pedersen Wins Her First Skeleton Gold | Video

    Maya Pedersen Wins Her First Skeleton Gold

    In a combined two-run time of 1:59.83, Swiss Maya Pedersen claims the first gold medal for her country at these Games. British Shelley Rudman of Great Britain secures the silver medal finishing just 1.23 seconds after Pedersen. Mellisa Hollingsworth of Canada claims the bronze medal, finishing 1.58 seconds after the winning time. Skeleton Women's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Maya Pedersen (SUI), Shelley Rudman (GBR), M. Hollingsworth-Richards (CAN).
  • Gibson Captures Skeleton gold at 39 years of age | Video

    Gibson Captures Skeleton gold at 39 years of age

    At 39 years of age, Canadian Duff Gibson secures the skeleton Olympic gold, becoming the oldest individual gold medallist in Winter Olympics history. Gibson also goes down in history by claiming Canada's first skeleton Olympic title in 1:55.88. Compatriot Jeff Pain receives the silver medal and Gregor Staehli of Switzerland captures the bronze. Skeleton Men's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Duff Gibson (CAN), Jeff Pain (CAN), Gregor Staehli (SUI)
  • Swiss Maya Pedersen Claims Skeleton Olympic title | Video

    Swiss Maya Pedersen Claims Skeleton Olympic title

    Maya Pedersen of Switzerland becomes an Olympic champion for the first time, securing gold in the women's skeleton competition. Pedersen finishes in 1:59.83 to claim Switzerland's first gold at these Games. Shelley Rudman of Great Britain, finishes 1.23 seconds after the winning time, settling for silver. Canadian Mellisa Hollingsworth takes the bronze medal home. Skeleton Women's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Maya Pedersen (SUI), Shelley Rudman (GBR), M. Hollingsworth-Richards (CAN).
  • Duff Gibson Claims Canada's 1st Skeleton Gold | Video

    Duff Gibson Claims Canada's 1st Skeleton Gold

    With a nearly flawless run, Duff Gibson of Canada achieves the Skeleton Olympic title in 1:55.88, winning the 1st gold medal in this event for his country. With this win, Gibson becomes the oldest individual gold medallist in Winter Olympics history at 39 years of age. Jeff Pain claims silver just .26 seconds after the winning time. Gregor Staehli of Switzerland receives bronze. Skeleton Men's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Duff Gibson (CAN), Jeff Pain (CAN), Gregor Staehli (SUI)
  • The Skeleton Podium | Video

    The Skeleton Podium

    Skeleton winners celebrates their medals during the Victory Ceremony
  • The Skeleton Podium | Video

    The Skeleton Podium

    Skeleton winners celebrates their medals during the Victory Ceremony
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