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Bobsleigh La Plagne

Bobsleigh La Plagne

The heritage of the Albertville Olympic Games in 1992!

The track is used both for sports training, events and for tourist descents as an après-ski activity. It was awarded the Trip Advisor “certificate of excellence” in 2015 for its quality of service.

Length: 1,507.5m

Elevation drop: 124.5m

Average gradient: 8.29%

19 bends

14,000 clients over a season

Speed record: 134km/hr in a bobsleigh

 

Descents for the general public:

Bob Raft: a self-driving and self-braking machine that takes 4 passengers. Ideal for a first experience.
80 km/hr, 1½ minute descent, minimum height 1m30
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Speed Luge: for one person where the passenger is half sitting, half lying.
90 km/hr, minimum age 16.
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Bob Racing: bobsleigh for tourists with 3 people sitting behind a professional pilot. The closest experience to a real competition descent. 120 km/hr, 1 minute descent, minimum age 16.

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Olympic Experience

A must! A VIP descent at 130km/hr in a real competition bobsleigh driven by Olympic medallist and World Champion,  Bruno Mingeon, and assisted by a brakeman. Book a half-day session and enjoy a personal welcome with time to chat to Bruno, a certificate, video and/or photo opportunity, and a glass of champagne.

Further info: Free phone 0 800 00 1992 or +33 (0)4 79 09 12 73 – la-plagne.com