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Winter Sports News

#WorkoutWednesday with Team GB – Rowan Cheshire’s favourite stretches

Team GB freestyle skier Rowan Cheshire runs us through her favourite stretches in this week’s #WorkoutWednesday.

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#WorkoutWednesday – Team GB’s Rowan Cheshire shows you a great no-gym workout for your core

In her second Workout Wednesday video, Team GB skier Rowan Cheshire takes you through a great workout for your core, which you can do anywhere.

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Snowboarder Soutter ‘feared letting others down’

Tony Soutter calls for more support for young, high-level athletes after his daughter Ellie’s death.

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Ex-Olympic champion Skofterud dies in jet-ski accident

Norwegian Olympic cross-country skiing gold medallist Vibeke Skofterud dies in a jet-skiing accident at the age of 38.

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Soutter family start fundraiser to help young athletes

The family of British snowboarder Ellie Soutter, who died last week, have set up a foundation in her name.

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Ellie Soutter: Tributes to British snowboarder who died on her 18th birthday

Ellie Soutter, one of Britain’s most talented young snowboarders, dies on her 18th birthday.

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Ellie Soutter: British snowboarder dies on 18th birthday

Ellie Soutter, one of Britain’s most talented young snowboarders, dies on her 18th birthday.

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#WorkoutWednesday with Rowan Cheshire’s favourite routines

Team GB freestyle skier Rowan Cheshire runs us through her favourite routines in this week’s #WorkoutWednesday.

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Olympic figure skater Ten stabbed to death, aged 25

Kazakhstan’s Olympic medal-winning figure skater Denis Ten has died at the age of 25 after being stabbed on Thursday.

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Mixed reaction after seven new events added for Beijing 2022

The International Olympic Committee has announced seven new events will be included in the Winter Olympics in Beijing in 2022.

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Telemark: ‘It’s like the triathlon of skiing’ – GB’s Jasmin Taylor talks up telemark

GB’s Jasmin Taylor is one of the best telemark skiers in the world and she explains what makes it such an exciting sport.

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Will telemark skiing be included in the 2022 Olympics?

Top British telemark skier Jasmin Taylor says it “would mean the world” if her sport is included in the 2022 Winter Olympics.

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Lizzy Yarnold: Olympic skeleton champion has ‘successful’ back surgery

Double Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold has had “successful” surgery for a long-standing back problem.

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Increased curling funding can help Great Britain ‘get one step ahead’

Eve Muirhead says increased UK Sport funding for curling can help Great Britain “get one step ahead” of their Olympic rivals.

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Beijing funding a ‘good news story’ despite £8m cuts

Funding for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic cycle is a “good news story” for winter sports despite £8m cuts, says UK Sport.

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Four winter sports lose funding, Christie gets individual backing

Four winter sports have their UK Sport funding cut months after Great Britain’s most successful Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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