Hungry Yarnold vows to feed the skeleton

Published: 25/02/2014

Winter Olympics poster girl Lizzy Yarnold has pledged her future to the skeleton discipline after returning with Team GB’s only gold from Sochi 2014.

The 25-year-old cannot believe her imperious campaign ran so smoothly after smashing the course record twice en route to glory.

Yarnold only switched from heptathlon to skeleton aged 19 and there had been suggestions she may look to try a new challenge after Sochi. But now she has dispelled any notion of starting from scratch in yet another event.

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