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Elise Christie says Winter Olympic failures will not 'define' her

Media playback is not supported on this device XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times British skater Elise Christie says her Winter Olympic failures do not “define” her and she will come back stronger at the next Games in Beijing. The triple world champion, 27, fell in the 500m final and 1500m short track semi-finals, and was disqualified from the 1,000m heats in Pyeongchang. Scot Christie was…

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Winter Olympics: Why Elise Christie tugs at nation's heartstrings

Media playback is not supported on this device XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Say what you like about Elise Christie, but when it comes to drama, the British speed skater delivers. Despite her final attempt to win a Winter Olympics medal ending in failure in the 1,000m, she still managed to tug at the nation’s heartstrings so intensely. The race only lasted 90 seconds, but…

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GB's Christie disqualified from 1,000m short track

Media playback is not supported on this device XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Briton Elise Christie’s hopes of a medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics are over after she was disqualified in her 1,000m short track heat. The 27-year-old – who appeared to be in significant pain because of an ankle injury – finished second after her fall on the first lap led to a…

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Sympathy for Christie – and belief she can bounce back

Media playback is not supported on this device XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Elise Christie’s latest bid for an Olympic gold medal may have ended in heartbreak in South Korea, but those close to the short-track speed skater insist she can recover, amid messages of support from the British public. Christie, disqualified in each of her three events in Sochi four years ago, was clipped…

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