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Lizzy Yarnold: Skeleton athlete joins BBC's Winter Olympic team

Great Britain's most successful Winter Olympian Lizzy Yarnold will join the BBC team covering the Winter Olympics. The Games take place from 4-20 February in Beijing and BBC TV will show over 300 hours of live action, with an extra stream available on digital platforms. Yarnold, twice Olympic skeleton champion,...
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Lizzy Yarnold encourages female athletes to embrace new Olympic talent search

Double Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold is backing a new nationwide search to unearth future female skeleton stars. Yarnold, who retired in late 2018, was a heptathlete before switching to skeleton after taking part in the first UK Sport backed 'Girls4Gold' talent identification programme in 2008. She went on to become...
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