Germany's Natalie Geisenberger began her bid for a fifth consecutive overall International Luge Federation (FIL) women's World Cup title by winning the first leg of the season on home ice in Winterberg today.
The International Luge Federation (FIL) will again provide a live stream of its major events on its website this season.
Chris Mazdzer and Summer Britcher have been named as USA Luge's male and female athletes of the year for 2016.
Natural track Luge World Cup competitions will be sponsored for the next two winter seasons by the Russian GRM Group.
German luger Aileen Frisch has made her first appearance for South Korea with a proposed switch to the next Winter Olympic host country remaining on the cards.
The International Luge Federation (FIL) has confirmed that it will move its headquarters into a new building next year.
The Canadian luge team's "Helmets for Heroes" auction has raised nearly $3,000 (£2,500/€2,700) for charity, the International Luge Federation (FIL) has announced.
International Luge Federation (FIL) President Josef Fendt has held discussions with his South Korean counterpart ahead of the forthcoming season.
Luge Canada have announced that Celebration Club will lead a nationwide sponsorship campaign for the governing body over the next two years.
The United States national luge team has announced that it is set to travel to Lillehammer in Norway this week for a training camp.
The Canadian luge team’s helmets, designed as part of a nationwide campaign to prevent serious head and brain injuries, are now up for sale via an online auction.
Plans for a new sliding track in Austrian town Bludenz have officially been given the go ahead, it has been confirmed.
A new state-of-the-art bobsleigh, skeleton and luge track is being built in Chusovoy located in the Russian region of Perm, it has been announced.
Three-time Winter Olympic luger Frank Masley has died at the age of 56 after losing his battle with cancer.
A course for luge trainers is to be held in the Winter Olympic city of Sarajevo.