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Winter Sports News

Get Inspired workouts with Team GB: Rowan Cheshire’s favourite routines

GB freestyle skier Rowan Cheshire teams up with Get Inspired to run us through her favourite routines.

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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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Mica Moore has ‘fingers crossed’ for Beijing Winter Olympics funding

GB bobsleigh star Mica Moore says she is keeping her “fingers crossed” for when funding for the 2022 Winter Olympics is announced.

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‘We hope they see our potential’ – Hall on UK Sport funding decision

British bobsleigh pilot Brad Hall hopes UK Sport recognises GB’s ability to “win many medals” when its funding plan is announced on Monday.

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Get Inspired workouts with Team GB: Try Aimee Fuller’s high intensity interval training routine

Team GB’s snowboarding queen Aimee Fuller runs through her favourite high intensity interval training routine routine.

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Ottawa Senators: Player’s girlfriend accused of harassing team-mate’s wife

The fiancee of an Ottawa Senators player is accused of conducting a campaign of harassment against his team-mate and wife.

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Olympian Miller’s 19-month-old daughter drowns

Bode Miller says he and his family are “beyond devastated” at the death of 19-month-old Emmy.

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Sion out of bidding for 2026 Winter Olympics

Switzerland is out of the running to host the 2026 Winter Olympics after citizens vote to reject the country’s bid.

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Stanley Cup: Washington Capitals draw level with Vegas Golden Knights

Lars Eller contributes to all three goals as the Washington Capitals beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 to tie the Stanley Cup finals series.

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