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Oct 17

Deen backs coach Johnston despite racist comment

Olympic bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen backs the appointment of Lee Johnston as British Bobsleigh head coach despite him making a racist comment in 2013.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41611219

Oct 14

Challenge Cup: Cardiff Devils 2-3 Guildford Flames

Jesse Craige scores an overtime winner for Guildford Flames at Cardiff Devils in ice hockey’s Challenge Cup

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/ice-hockey/41624844

Oct 14

Scotland beat Canada 8-5 to win World Mixed Curling Championship

Grant Hardie, Barbara McFarlane, Billy Morton and Rhiann Macleod win the World Mixed Curling title for Scotland in Switzerland.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41624668

Oct 13

Winter Olympics 2018: Great Britain’s team for Pyeongchang

Team GB squad for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea from 9-25 February.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41550421

Oct 09

One new cheat caught from 2010 Winter Games

The IOC catches one new cheat after retesting nearly 1,200 anti-doping samples from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41560858

Oct 05

Kay ‘feeling sick’ after retirement from bobsleigh

Anya Kay tells BBC South Today that her retirement from bobsleigh because of chronic fatigue has left her “feeling sick”.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41516712

Oct 03

Scotland skip Eve Muirhead wants greater curling uptake

Olympic medallist Eve Muirhead is eager to see more people taking up curling and believes she could help play a part.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41473063

Oct 01

GB’s Christie third in 1,000m at World Cup

Great Britain’s Elise Christie comes third in the 1,000m final at the opening short track World Cup event of the season in Budapest.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41461676

Sep 30

Short Track World Cup: Britain’s Elise Christie fourth in opening event

Triple world champion Elise Christie finishes fourth in the 1500m at the first short track World Cup event of the season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41454821

Sep 30

Coomes & Buckland’s GB Olympic place confirmed

Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland are confirmed in the Great Britain squad for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41454477

Sep 29

North Koreans qualify for Olympics in South Korea

Figure skaters Ryom Tae-Ok and Kim Ju-Sik become the first North Koreans to qualify for next year’s Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41447962

Sep 28

GB women get funding boost as bobsleigh chief leaves post

British Bobsleigh can “now partially support” a women’s team following the departure of chief executive Richard Parker.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41430158

Sep 27

Christie ready to ‘throw away safe option’ in pursuit of gold

Britain’s short track world champion Elise Christie says she is willing to ‘throw away the safe option’ to win gold at the Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/41391932

Sep 26

Winter Olympics 2018: Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland bid for qualification

Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland hope their injury problems are behind them as they prepare for their final chance of Olympic qualification.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41406643

Sep 26

Can £30,000 get you to Winter Olympics? Bobsledder on how she will spend crowdfunding total

What happens now the women’s bobsleigh team have crowdfunded £30,000?

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/articles/41399043

Sep 26

Creighton is latest to seek crowdfunding in Winter Olympics bid

Bobsleigh pilot Donna Creighton becomes the latest GB athlete to launch their own funding campaign in a bid to reach the Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/41400236