Category: Winter Sports

Winter Sports News

Nov 11

Big Air World Cup: GB’s Katie Ormerod wins silver in Milan

Great Britain’s Olympic medal hopeful Katie Ormerod wins silver at the first Big Air World Cup of the season in Milan.

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Nov 10

Watch: Bobsleigh turns upside down as GB duo crash out of World Cup

GB duo Toby Olubi and Brad Hall crash out of the two-man bobsleigh World Cup event in Lake Placid in spectacular fashion.

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Nov 10

Russian doping: Wada gets new intelligence around state-sponsored programme

Wada tells Russian authorities the “best solution” would be to “work with them” after receiving intelligence it hopes will provide proof of systematic state-sponsored doping.

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Nov 09

Skeleton World Cup: Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold starts season with a bronze in Lake Placid

Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold wins a bronze medal in the opening race of the new Skeleton World Cup season in Lake Placid.

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Nov 09

Lizzy Yarnold wins skeleton bronze at World Cup in Lake Placid

Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold wins bronze in the skeleton at the World Cup in Lake Placid, USA.

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Nov 09

Sochi 2014: Russian skiers Vylegzhanin, Petukhov, Shapovalova and Ivanova receive lifetime Olympic bans

Four more Russian skiers have been banned from the Olympics for life following doping violations at Sochi 2014.

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Nov 08

‘You’re funding the men, not the women? What? Why?’ – meet the GB bobsleigh pilot who saved her Olympic dream

BBC Sport meets Mica McNeill, the GB bobsleigh pilot who came up with a way to keep her team’s Olympic dream alive after its funding was cut.

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Nov 08

Winter Olympics 2018: Katie Ormerod confident of medal haul in Pyeongchang

British snowboarder Katie Ormerod is confident she can bring back two medals from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Nov 05

I’m a better athlete now than at Sochi 2014 – Yarnold

Lizzy Yarnold believes she is a better athlete now than four years ago as she prepares to defend her Olympic skeleton title.

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Nov 04

Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup: Watch live coverage on the BBC

How to watch the eight rounds of the Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup on the BBC

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Nov 01

Gus Kenworthy: ‘I am gay’ – the fear of coming out in a macho world

Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy talks openly about his fears, challenges and the reaction he got after coming out as a gay athlete in the macho world of winter sports.

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Nov 01

Sochi 2014: Alexander Legkov and Evgeniy Belov receive life bans for doping

Russian skiers Alexander Legkov and Evgeniy Belov receive lifetime Olympic bans for doping violations at Sochi 2014.

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Nov 01

Winter Olympics 2018: GB predicted to have best ever Games with five medals

Great Britain is set to have its best ever Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang next year, according to data analysts who have predicted the final medal table.

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Nov 01

GB aerials skier training two months after coma

Lloyd Wallace says not remembering the crash that put him in a coma means he is not petrified of jumping again as he tries to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Nov 01

Winter Olympics 2018: Laura Deas targets Pyeongchang skeleton medal

Welsh slider Laura Deas “totally believes” she can win a Winter Olympics medal if picked for Great Britain’s skeleton team for Pyeongchang 2018.

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Nov 01

The highlights of past Winter Olympics

Images from past competition by Getty Images, the official photographic agency of the IOC, mark 100 days to go before the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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