Canadian Eric Neilson finishes 13th in men's skeleton competition
Canada's Eric Neilson jumps on to his sled at the Sanki Sliding Centre during the Men's Skeleton final at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. (Jonathan Hayward / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Canadian Press
Published Saturday, February 15, 2014 1:47PM EST
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Canadian Eric Neilson was 13th on Saturday in the men's skeleton competition at the Sochi Games.
The 33-year-old Neilson, of Kelowna, B.C., finished with a four-run time of three minutes 48.77 seconds, 4.48 seconds behind gold medalist Alexander Tretiakov of Russia.
The six-foot-one, 192-pound Neilson was 12th following the first two runs Friday.