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Archive: James Woods follows Richard Cobbing’s lead

James Woods appears to be a top medal contender for Great Britain at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Not content with two wins in the Slopestyle World Cup, scoring successive podium positions in Ushuaia and Copper Mountain, Woods earned himself … Continue reading

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Lizzy Yarnold has her eyes on the World Cup top spot

Lizzy Yarnold is proving she’s a real medal contender in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics after another strong finish in the 2012-2013 World Cup. It may have been her third consecutive race where the skeleton star has failed to make … Continue reading

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Skeleton’s Lizzy Yarnold finishes eighth in La Plagne

Shelley Rudman was unable to capitalise on her first gold medal of the Skeleton World Cup season in Winterberg last week, finishing tenth in La Plagne. Before the event, the reigning World Cup champion had conceded that she had little … Continue reading

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Britain’s Winter Olympics chances aren’t completely on ice

If you’re scouring through the results pages of various international federations like I am (and I know you all do), you won’t be able to miss the number of winter sports that are really getting into action at this time … Continue reading

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Best of the Week: 3rd to 9th December 2012

Slim pickings this week, I’m afraid. I’ve recorded the results of 31 sports and there weren’t a lot of outright winners in individual competitions or outstanding performances in the leagues. Nevertheless, I’ve selected one each from ten sports to make … Continue reading

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Luge’s Adam Rosen bids to improve on 19th place

In today’s ridiculously short blog post, Sport Britain takes a look at British luger Adam Rosen. Over in the German town of Altenberg, Rosen is taking part in the Viessmann World Cup for the third week running. Today, he established … Continue reading

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