Alex Gough is currently in 5th, Kimberley McRae is in 6th, and Arianne Jones is in 13th after 2 of 4 runs.
Here we go! The event is underway. Will this be Canada's first Olympic luge medal?
We're off! Geisenberger, the leader from Germany, is on the course.
She sets a new track record of 49.765!
Huefner from Germany, the defending Olympic Champion is up next.
50.165 for Hamlin from the USA. That's her fastest time yet.
Khoreva from Russia finishes with a time of 50.599, her slowest run so far. She is not happy with her time.
Canada is up next with Alex Gough! Hold your breathe everyone!
50.286 for Gough, she moves up 1 spot to 4th place!
50.356 for McRae, she moves up to 5th spot, right behind Gough
Next Canadian athlete is Arianne Jones who will be the 13th down the course (5 lugers from now)
So far so good! Canadians are defending their current spots.
Bit of a slip-up on the track for American Kate Hansen..this run was a bit slower than her previous run. But she maintains her spot at 10th place.
50.745 for Jones. Her fastest run yet.
Nina Reithmayer of Austria is currently on the track - she's number 19 of 31 competitors. So still a bit of time before Run 4 is underway!
Run 3 has wrapped up. We have Canadians in the 4th, 5th and 13th spots! Things are looking promising... so close!!
Alex Gough is 0.355 seconds behind American Erin Hamlin, who is currently ranked 3rd.
It's almost go time for run number 4!
Run 4 has begun! We're 3 lugers in... Still a while before Arianne of Canada is up.
Nina Reithmayer of Austria is currently up! 8 more to go before Canada is up.
In other news, Alex Bilodeau receiving his gold medal, and Mikaël Kingsbury his silver THIS VERY SECOND.
The Canadian anthem is blaring in Olympic Park #soproud
4 more sliders till Arianne Jones
Ukraine's Shkhumova falls off her sled but manges to get back on and finish the race #toughcompetitor
Arianne is up after the next two runs...stand by.
Our national anthem was played TWICE in Olympic park this evening. How awesome?! We are seriously killing it.
and we're back! Britcher from the US up next.