Army Biathletes going to SOCHI

The British Olympic Association (BOA) today announced that two athletes from the sport of biathlon have been officially selected for Team GB for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. The two biathletes join athletes already selected from curling, figure skating and short track, bringing the total Team GB size to 23. The selected athletes are:

Lee Jackson (born; Stockton-on-Tees lives: Stockton-on-Tees and Italy)

Amanda Lightfoot (born; Coventry lives: South Shields, Tyne and Wear) Full athlete profiles can be found on

Team GB Female Biathlon, Amanda Lightfoot talks about how she got into Biathlon and her training on the road to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Amanda talks about the rifle she will be shooting at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.