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Dry slope feels 'Jenny Jones effect' since Olympic win

The dry ski slope where Winter Olympic medallist Jenny Jones learnt to snowboard has been feeling the impact of her success.

Mendip Snowsport Centre in Churchill, Somerset has seen a huge increase in interest, selling out of beginner snowboarding lessons until March.

The 33-year-old snowboarder from Downend won bronze at Sochi in the slopestyle event.

Mike Bushell reports.

  • 15 Feb 2014
  • From the section UK
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