Luge 101: Who's Qualified For Team USA?

Learn about the qualification process for luge at the Beijing Olympic Games. (Usa Today Sports)

Qualification for luge at the Beijing Olympic Games is based on cumulative points of the Olympic Season that runs from from July 1, 2021 to Jan. 10, 2022. A total of 106 quota spots are available to athletes to compete at the games, and a maximum of 35 men, 35 women, and 18 doubles teams will initially qualify. Each NOC can enter a maximum of three men, three women, and two doubles. The host nation has the right to enter a competitor in the men's, doubles, and women's competitions provided they meet minimum standards. The team relay will consist of all nations who can form a relay team from qualified athletes.