Lizzy Yarnold wins first British gold medal at skeleton track | Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
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Feb 14, 2014
Daily Mail; Gold for Great Britain! Yarnold wins first British gold medal at Sochi with brilliant performance on the skeleton track. By Jonathan McEvoy.
BBC Sport News; Yarnold wins skeleton gold; Pikus-Pace gets silver.
Lizzy Yarnold said she was in disbelief after winning Great Britain’s first gold of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. The 25-year-old dominated the women’s skeleton to emulate Amy Williams at the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver. “It is unexplainable. I am sure …
Belfast Telegraph; Golden Valentine’s Day for Yarnold.
Text and video coverage as Lizzy Yarnold secures Britain’s first gold of Sochi 2014 and 10th of all time by winning the skeleton. Summary. Skeleton slider Lizzy Yarnold wins Britain’s first gold of Sochi 2014; Yarnold secures GB’s 10th gold in Winter Olympic ..
Daily Star ; Winter Olympics: Great Britain star Lizzy Yarnold wins gold in Sochi.
LIZZY YARNOLD captured the hearts of a nation with her Vaentine’s Day Gold run at the Winter Olympics. By Colin Bateman/ Published 15th February 2014. lizzy yarnold, yarnold, lizzy, olympics, winter olympics, sochi, gold medal NUMBER ONE: Lizzy.
UKSport; Skeleton star Lizzy Yarnold grabs Britain’s first gold… with a little help from Mervyn. Olympic skeleton gold medal star Lizzy Yarnold is the fastest woman on ice slidding sport.
The Yarnie Army erupted as the fastest woman on ice smashed the opposition to become champ in the skeleton event. Brit Lizzy, 25, sped to victory at 90mph on the sled she calls Merv in honour of the man who has helped her raise the money to to travel to Sochi Russian winter Olympics 2014.
Express SportNews; Lizzy Yarnold slides to glorious gold for Britain at Sochi Winter Olympics.
Sleigh belle Lizzy Yarnold slides to GOLD for Britain saying: Never give up your dream! BRITISH skeleton racer Lizzy Yarnold was queen of the ice last night after bagging Team GB’s first gold medal of the Sochi Olympic Games. By: Giles Sheldrick.
The Sport Review; Sochi 2014: Viletta and Cologna win gold for Swiss, Yarnold for Team GB.
Sandro Viletta and Dario Cologna won Switzerland’s fourth and fifth golds of the games, while Lizzie Yarnold took home the women’s skeleton title for Team GB. Viletta took the victory in the men’s super combined skiing ahead of Croatia’s Ivica Kostelic.
Great Britain’s first gold of the Sochi Winter Olympics in the women’s skeleton..
Telegraph Sport; Lizzy Yarnold to appear on ‘The Archers’ after claiming skeloton gold at the 2014 … One of Lizzy Yarnold’s first rewards for winning Olympic gold will be a cameo appearance on her favourite radio programme, The Archers, though her parents insisted their daughter would not be changed by her new-found fame. Her mother Judith.
The Independent Sports News;
Winter Olympics 2014: After star billing in Sochi, next stop The Archers for Lizzy …
Lizzy Yarnold thought of everything because she knew what was coming. In her kitbag at the finish of the skeleton was a Valentine’s Day card for her boyfriend — delivered to him moments after winning gold — and she had even learnt a phrase in Russian.
The Times; Years of work lie behind Lizzy Yarnold’s triumph in the skeleton.
It took 58.09 seconds for Lizzy Yarnold to be confirmed as the Olympic champion in the skeleton, but it was a triumph 12 years in the making. Great Britain has become a bastion of the sport despite not having a single track. All Yarnold and her compatriots