Yarnold named TeamGB flagbearer for Sochi Games

Kent athlete Lizzy Yarnold has been named TeamGB's flagbearer for the closing ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

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Bath's Lizzy Yarnold to carry flag at Closing Ceremony

Lizzy Yarnold in Sochi with her gold medal. Credit: PA

The skeleton racer Lizzy Yarnold has been chosen to carry the flag for the British team at the Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony in Sochi tomorrow (Sunday 23 February). Yarnold, who trains at Bath University, is so far the only member of Team GB to win a gold medal at Sochi.

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