T&T closed the first day of competition in the two-man bobsleigh competition at the ongoing Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, China in 27th place of the 30 countries on Monday.

TRINIDAD and Tobago men’s bobsleigh team must execute perfectly and hope several top nations falter during race three on Tuesday morning if they are to have the slightest chance of advancing to the fourth and final round at the Winter Olympic Games.

T&T bobsleigh men seeking to advance out of heats.

TRINIDAD AND Tobago men’s bobsleigh team begin their 2022 Winter Olympic Games campaign at the Yanqing National Sliding Centre in Beijing, China, from 8.05 am (TT time) on Monday.

As Iivo Niskanen crossed the finish line after 37 minutes and 54.8 seconds of gruelling racing across the 15km Zhangjiakou cross-country skiing course, he collapsed.