Canada's Jane Channell wins silver at skeleton competition in Whistler
Canada's Jane Channell, of North Vancouver, B.C., competes in a World Cup Skeleton race in Whistler, B.C., on Friday November 24, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
The Canadian Press
Published Friday, November 24, 2017 4:04PM EST
WHISTLER, B.C. -- Canada's Jane Channell won World Cup silver on Friday in the women's skeleton competition at the Whistler Sliding Centre.
Channell, from North Vancouver, B.C., finished second in one minute 48.61 seconds.
Jacqueline Loelling won gold in 1:48.38 and fellow German Tina Hermann took bronze in 1:48.65.
Ottawa's Mirela Rahneva was seventh in 1:49.01 and Elisabeth Vathje of Calgary was eighth in 1:49.06.
Men's and women's bobsled races were scheduled for later in the day.