1 March 2014 Last updated at 00:00

Sochi 2014: Guide to skeleton

22nd Winter Olympics

  • Venue: Sochi, Russia
  • Date: 7-23 February

Coverage: Live on BBC TV, Red Button, BBC Sport website, Connected TVs, BBC Sport app and Radio 5 live

Watch BBC Sport's guide to skeleton ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

Skeleton athletes hurtle headfirst down an ice track at speeds of up to 85mph on a metal slider.

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