IOC Publishes Behavior Code of Russian Athletes in Olympics

Any Russian athletes hoping to compete at the winter games will have to do so under a neutral flag, in neutral colors and any medals won are won as to individuals.

"I honestly thought that properly completing all the steps to meet the criteria to be a part of the Olympic Games, a "clean" athlete deserves a right to compete there", the letter read.

The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games Limited Edition will include the new features of the Galaxy Note8, such as the innovative bezel-less 6.3-inch Infinity Display that fits comfortably in one hand, enhanced S Pen and Samsung's Dual Camera.

Years of training and endless hours in the gym mean these women have hit peak human fitness, which pays dividends for them as athletes, and us, the spectators. She called for gender equality in sport, following in the footsteps of UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, who had carried the Olympic Torch at the 2016 Rio Games.

"I'm really excited", Taylor said.

Anderson is looking forward to facing her, as well as American teenager Langland, in Pyeongchang.

"And, of course, see some events and cheer on Team Canada". "I found out in May, but applied in February a year ago and I hadn't heard anything in months so I was thinking I didn't get picked".

"Four years ago I nearly missed out through injury and I feared the same thing was going to happen again", she said.

Big air snowboarding has also been added to the agenda for this year's Olympics in Pyeongchang, giving snowboarders such as Anderson more chances to win medals.

Last month, Russian Federation was banned from the event following state-sponsored doping at the 2014 Games in Sochi.

The Team GB line-up was completed on Thursday following the selection of 25 skiers and snowboarders, which takes the total of men to 34 and women to 25.

The team has been announced, it's our biggest ever, and the first athletes have touched down in PyeongChang.

A thigh injury has blighted her PyeongChang preparations this season but she showed she is still in medal-winning form with a bronze and a gold from this season's World Cup - can she now go to South Korea and put those Sochi demons to bed?

There are two Athletes' Village.

  • Wendy Palmer