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  1. Olympic star Jack Whelbourne ponders career in rugby after... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    As Jack Whelbourne looks back on a traumatic season on and off the ice he is already dreaming of a career in another sport - but only after one last attempt to land an Olympic medal. The Great Britain speed skater saw his three year relationship with team-mate Elise Christie come to an end in 2015, while he also had to battle back from a slipped disc and a potentially serious leg injury.

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  2. Scots speedskater Elise Christie has mixed emotions despite World championship successRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    The fact that Elise Christie returned home from last weekend's Short Track Speed Skating World Championships in Seoul, Korea with three medals in her pocket and yet still had a sense of disappointment hanging over her says a lot about the 25 year-old from Livingston. Silver in the 1000m and bronze in the 1500m, as well as third place in the overall standings, may be a pretty decent return but for Christie, failing to claim a world champion's title still irks her somewhat.

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  3. Chrisite targets world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie is thrilled by making history at this month's World Short Track Speed Skating Championships but says she will only be content once she becomes world champion. The Sky Academy Sports Scholar became the first British female to finish on the overall podium after winning 1000m silver and bronze in both the 1500m and the 3000m in Seoul last week to secure an overall world ranking of third.

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  4. Christie claims silver medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie added a 1,000m silver medal to her 1,500m bronze at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Seoul on Sunday. The Sky Sports Academy Scholar, who was narrowly beaten in the final of the 1500m on Saturday, maintained her fine form to stay in the top two throughout the race before being beaten to line by South Korea's Minjeong Choi.

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  5. Korean Choi Min-jeong defends world short track title at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Korea Herald

    ... 1,000m, 1,500m and 3,000 super final races. Marianne St-Gelais of Canada finished second with 63 points, and Elise Christie of Britain ranked third with 47 points. Choi is the first South Korean since Jin Sun-yu (2005-2007) to repeat as the world ...

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  6. St-Gelais wins two medals at the World Short Track Speed Skating ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... posted a winning time of 2:36.844. Minjeong Choi of South Korea won the silver medal with a time of 2:37.073. Elise Christie of Great Britain won the bronze medal with a time of 2:37.123. St-Gelais reached the podium by .707 seconds. Yihan Guo of ...

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  7. Seoul bronze for ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie claimed a bronze medal from her two events at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Seoul on Saturday. Christie was narrowly beaten in the final of the 1500m, where Canada's Marianne St-Gelais claimed gold after almost failing to make it through Friday's preliminary round.

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    Mar 11, 2016 | CBC News

    ... had a bit of a scare in the 1500m after finishing third in a high-calibre heat that included Great Britain's Elise Christie and China's Fan Kexin. "I knew it was going to be a tough race," said St-Gelais of her 1500m heat. "I was aiming to win the ...

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  9. Reinvented Christie set for WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie has several golden reasons to be confident of bagging more silverware at this weekend's World Championship in Korea. GB's top short track speed skater has been red hot on the ice on this season.

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  10. Double Dutch gold for ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Speed skater Elise Christie sent her rivals a huge message with double gold at the final World Cup event in the Netherlands. With the World Championships in Seoul just four weeks away [March 11-13], the 25-year-old Sky Academy Sports Scholar has been in dazzling form having overcome a pre-season ankle injury.

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  11. Canada's St-Gelais earns third straight gold at short track World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... of Fort St. James, B.C., earned bronze in the women's 1,000 for her first medal at the senior level. Elise Christie of Great Britain won gold, followed by Minjeong Choi of South Korea. "I think I've improved a great deal this year in my World Cups," ...

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  12. How crowded is Marianne St-Gelais' trophy case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | CBC News

    ... Jamie MacDonald also picked up a bronze medal in the women's 1,000-metre race, finishing third behind Elise Christie of Great Britain and Min-jeong Choi of South Korea. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines . ...

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  13. Canada wins four medals in World Cup short track speed skating event in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... with 36752 points. In the women's 500 metre final race, St-Gelais had a winning time of 43.080 seconds. Elise Christie of Great Britain won the silver medal with a time of 43.115 seconds. Lara van Ruijven of the Netherlands won the bronze medal with ...

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  14. Christie, Park win 1,500m races at short track World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " European champion Elise Christie of Britain and Park Ji-won of South Korea won 1,500 meter races at a short track World Cup on Saturday. Christie finished in 2 minutes 41.200 seconds to beat Koreans Choi Min-jeong and Kim A-lang .

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  15. Charles Hamelin, Marianne St-Gelais strike gold againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | CBC News

    ... each won their respective 500m finals. St-Gelais captured the women's race in 43.080 seconds, while Britain's Elise Christie took silver and Dutch skater Lara van Ruijven captured bronze. "It was a good race because I had two game plans and I was ...

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  16. St-Gelais, Hamelin win short-track racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Listowel Banner

    ... Semion Elistratov of Russia while Charle Cournoyer of Boucherville, Que., finished third. European champion Elise Christie of Britain won a women's 1,500-metre race in 2:41.2 ahead of Koreans Choi Min-jeong (2:41.346) and Kim A-lang (2:41.703). Park ...

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  17. Six up for Sportswoman awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Johanna Konta, Angelique Kerber, Ama Agbeze, Elise Christie, Emma Croker and Meg Lanning are your nominees for January's Sky Sports Sportswoman of the Month. Voting closes at midnight on Sunday February 6 and the winner will be announced live on the Sportswomen show on Sky Sports News HQ on Tuesday February 9. Britain's Johanna Konta has enjoyed the best month of her tennis career to date after her surge to the semi-finals of the Australian Open last month.

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  18. Christie in Sochi 'dreamland'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie has expressed her disbelief at winning triple gold at the European Short-Track Speed Skating Championships in Sochi. Overcoming her Russian demons was high on the agenda for Christie though with the 25-year-old revisiting the arena where she crashed out and was penalised in all three of her events at the Winter Olympics two years ago.

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  19. Christie defends European titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Elise Christie successfully defended her 500m and 1500m titles at the European Short-Track Speed Skating Championships in Sochi on Saturday. Racing at the scene of her Olympic disappointment in 2014, the Briton put her injury-hit pre-season behind her to cruise to victory in both events.

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  20. Speed skater Gilmartin races to bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... the year, so confidence has been building. Representing Great Britain alongside Charlotte were teammates Elise Christie, Richard Shoebridge, Paul Stanley, Josh Cheetham, Murray Cochrane and Farrell Treacy. Christie, who has so far achieved three ...

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