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Dual-Korea support helps make the difference for Team GB freestyle skier Peter Speight

19 Feb 2018

Halfpipe hopeful Peter Speight is in the form of his life as he looks to make a big impression at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics tomorrow. He is one of Britain’s leading freestyle skiers and has been earmarked by many as an outside bet to bag a medal. Coming into the competition on the back of a fourth-placed finish at the Halfpipe World Cup event in China – his best result yet – the 25-year-old is in buoyant mood.

Lloyd Wallace jumps at chance of aerials success in South Korea

16 Feb 2018

Aerials expert Lloyd Wallace spends nine months of the year living out of a suitcase, but that’s a sacrifice the resilient skier is more than willing to make in order to realise his Olympic dream. “Headphones, a stash of cashew nuts and a good book,” are - aside from skiing gear - the essential items required to hack the globe-trotting lifestyle of a freestyle skier, according to SportsAid alumnus and previous TASS beneficiary Lloyd.

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