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Duration: 30 minutes

The countdown is on to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, and Gillian Cooke from Edinburgh is determined to push her way into Team GB. Cooke is a former track and field athlete who has transferred her talents to the ice and is now a brake-woman in bobsleigh. Rhona McLeod spends a week with Cooke and Team GB in St Moritz at the World Championships, and discovers first-hand what life is like in one of the world's fastest and most dangerous sports.


Rhona McLeod


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