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Craig Pickering Withdrawn from Sochi 2014 on Medical Grounds

Team GB bobsleigh athlete Craig Pickering has sustained a L3-4 acute disc prolapse and will be unable to compete in the 2014 Olympic Winter Game...

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Beijing 2008
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Biography

Pickering, originally a sprinter, represented Team GB at the Beijing 2008 Summer Games, when he competed in the men’s 100m and 4x100m Relay. Now with a focus on bobsleigh, he has transferred his abilities as a sprinter in order to become one of the top bobsleigh athletes in Great Britain.

Craig Pickering studied Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Bath, where he was able to train alongside his studies at the centre of excellence. He now trains on a full-time basis in Loughborough.