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Blades of glory? Speed skater Elise Christie on 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

10 November 2013 Last updated at 09:40 GMT

As the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi draw near, some of Britain's best athletes are turning their minds to tactics.

Short-track speed skater Elise Christie is one of Team GB's big medal hopes for the Games, with a strong performance at the qualifying event in Turin.

But, as Ollie Williams reports, she has more than qualifying to worry about if she wants a place on the podium.