Kaillie Humphries wins second World Cup women’s bobsled race in Germany

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ALTENBERG, Germany — Kaillie Humphries is 2-for-2 as an American.

Humphries completed a great weekend Sunday, teaming with Kaysha Adore to gain a Entire world Cup women’s bobsled race. It was the 28th Entire world Cup earn of Humphries’ occupation, coming three days just after she was sworn in as a U.S. citizen and one particular working day immediately after she received a monobob race on the exact Altenberg monitor.

Humphries and Like concluded two runs in 1 minute, 54.10 seconds. Laura Nolte and Deborah Levi of Germany have been next in 1:54.14, and Canada acquired the bronze with Christine de Bruin and Kristen Bujnowski crossing the line in 1:54.45.

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“It is really so remarkable,” Enjoy reported. “I was extremely thrilled to force for Kaillie, and I was hopeful that I could give her a probability for another podium complete. As always, you never ever know what is going to occur, but I needed to go out there and do my very best.”

It was Love’s very first medal in only her next Entire world Cup commence.

“I’m definitely excited for our program that we have a younger, wonderful brakeman,” Humphries claimed. “She is tremendous coachable and keen to discover, and I am looking ahead to seeing her continue on to mature in this activity. She stepped up in this race, realizing I would not be at my greatest, and I applaud her.”

Elana Meyers Taylor and Sylvia Hoffman ended up fifth for the U.S.