Skeleton

For all the latest on the teams’ squad please see the British Skeleton website.

Ed Smith

Ed SmithSport: Skeleton

Biography:

Ed was scouted through the UK Sport Talent Identification programme in 2008 – the same year as Lizzy Yarnold and Laura Deas – and first started competitive sliding the following year.

For a full biography profile, visit www.thebbsa.co.uk/the-team/directory/ed-smith

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Donna Creighton

Donna CreightonSport: Skeleton

Date and place of birth: 20 September 1985, Portsmouth

Biography:

Donna joined the Talent ID scheme in 2004 and has since trained at the University of Bath alongside the rest of Team GB.

For a full biography profile, visit www.thebbsa.co.uk/the-team/directory/donna-creighton

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David Swift

David SwiftSport: Skeleton

Biography:

Former international 100m and 60m sprinter David is a University of Bath graduate.

At a BUSA event, he took interest in a skeleton flyer and soon attended trials which ended successfully and David never looked back.

For a full biography profile, visit www.thebbsa.co.uk/the-team/directory/david-swift

 

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Laura Deas

Sport: Skeleton

Date of birth: 19 August 1988

Biography:

Laura will make her Winter Olympic Games debut at PyeongChang 2018 after firmly establishing herself as one of the world’s top skeleton athletes in recent years.

An all-round sportswoman who impressed at eventing, tetrathlon, netball and hockey, Laura got into skeleton through the Girls4Gold talent identification scheme in 2009...

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Jackie Narracott

Jackie Narracott, skeleton athlete, AustraliaSport: Skeleton

Date of birth: 5/11/1990

Biography:

Jackie will make her Winter Olympic Games debut at PyeongChang 2018 after being selected in the Australian skeleton squad.

The niece of Paul Narracott, the first Australian to compete at both the Summer and Winter Games, Jackie has been racing on the international skeleton...

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