Aug 9, 2010
Southland Times On Line.
Naseby luge track pulls in tourists
SWEET RIDE: Rigonda Teibe, of Latvia, takes a bend on the Naseby ice luge. The luge is attracting up to 250 tourists a week.
The Otago Daily Times
High hopes for NZ luge
Latvian luge coach Guntis Rekis, who will be coaching at the Naseby luge track this winter, is optimistic New Zealand will eventually be represented in the luge event at the Winter Olympics.
Luge Course / Some admit apprehension
In some quarters, the apprehension was palpable on Whistler's scary-fast Olympic luge course, which claimed the life of Georgia's Nodar Kumaritashvili on Friday, only hours before the curtain lifted on a suddenly somber 21st Winter Games.