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Jazmin Sawyers believes British Bobsleigh can fulfil its aim of winning two medals at the next Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer in 2016...

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Team GB's Sochi 2014 Memories

The winter season is here! So what better time to relive Team GB's record-equalling performance at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics by asking our ...

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Simons targets Pyeongchang pilot spot

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Jackson not about to rush himself back into action

John Jackson insists he is prepared to take things slowly as he bids to make his comeback from yet another Achilles injury.

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Biography

The Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will mark Andrew Matthews’ Winter Olympic debut, where he will serve as the brakeman in the British (GB2) four-man team.

A former sprinter, Matthews had much success during his junior athletics career, including wins at the National Junior Championships (60m), European Junior Championships (4x100m) and a finalist at the European U23 100m Championships.

Aside from bobsleigh, he works as a Learning/Behaviour Mentor, and enjoys listening to music, being with friends and family and going to the cinema in his spare time