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Sensational Saturday as Lizzy Yarnold wins gold and Laura Deas bags bronze

Lizzy Yarnold made history as she defended her Winter Olympic Games title and Laura Deas bagged a brilliant bronze during a sensational Saturday for Team GB’s skeleton racers at PyeongChang 2018. Yarnold, who trains at the University of Bath with the British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association (BBSA), went into the final run two-hundredths of a

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PyeongChang 2018: Day 7 in Review

Team GB claimed its first medal of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games as Dom Parsons won men’s skeleton bronze. The success at the Olympic Sliding Centre could continue tomorrow too with Lizzy Yarnold and Laura Deas lying in third and fourth at the halfway stage of the women’s event. Dom Parsons is the first

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PyeongChang 2018: Day 5 in Review

With weather conditions forcing the cancellation of both the alpine skiing and biathlon, the Team GB spotlight fell on the Gangneung Ice Centre where both the men’s and women’s rinks opened their PyeongChang 2018 campaigns with victories. Kyle Smith’s rink marked their Olympic debut with an opening 6-5 win over Switzerland before losing out to

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Training group of champions helps slider Jackie Narracott

Her training group includes Paralympic, World and Commonwealth champions, while her uncle competed at both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. Now University of Bath-based skeleton athlete Jackie Narracott is ready to make her own mark on the global multi-sport stage when she takes to the ice for her native Australia at the PyeongChang 2018

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PyeongChang Day 3 Review: Fuller battles gusty conditions

Weather watching at PyeongChang 2018 today, with snowboarder Aimee Fuller the only member of Team GB in action. Aimee Fuller finishes 17th – a repeat of her performance in Sochi – in women’s slopestyle. Laura Deas goes quickest in first day of official training at the Olympic Sliding Centre Alex Tilley must wait for Olympic

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PyeongChang 2018: Day Two in Review

Day two of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games saw Andrew Musgrave achieved Britain’s best-ever Olympic cross-country skiing result, Adam Rosen and Rupert Staudinger complete their luge campaigns and Aimee Fuller progress to the final of the women’s snowboard slopestyle despite not needing to compete in South Korea. Andrew Musgrave came close to securing Britain’s

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Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold will be Team GB Flagbearer

Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold will lead Team GB into tomorrow night’s Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games after being selected as Flagbearer today. Yarnold will lead Team GB athletes into the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium where the Opening Ceremony will officially mark the start of the 23rd Olympic Winter Games. Team GB’s 59

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