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Meanwhile, the Olympic facilities in PyeongChang are already waiting for the athletes.

UK Sport director of performance Chelsea Warr said: "One of the unique aspects of winter sport is its unpredictability". However, this is a particularly stretching target given the high risks, low margins for error across a range of events we have medal opportunities in.

At least the International Olympic Committee appears to be reversing the trend of holding Winter Games in warm and warmer climates.

The Pyeongchang Olympics, which start on February 9, coincide with high tensions on the Korean Peninsula due to North Korean nuclear tests and contentious exchanges between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

The disqualification of two Russian sleds following the uncovering of systematic doping means Britain's four-man bobsleigh team, led by pilot John Jackson, is in line to be promoted from fifth to third. Verizon has announced that it's waiving worldwide roaming fees for customers who are going to attend the Winter Olympics. In the 2014 Olympics, Germany finished with eight gold medals.

"South Korean athletes are competing at home, they are very strong in short-track speed skating and speed skating".

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With seven gold medals in the predicted 10-medal haul, the host nation will surpass its previous best of six golds. Back in the summer of 2016, Britain's Paralympians were triumphant in Rio.

Kasai ranks 38th in this season's World Cup standings.

The medal target announcement was made at the Korean Cultural Centre UK in central London.

The Torch-bearing opening ceremony took place on 16 December 2017 in Seoul, capital of South Korea, and countries from across the world were represented at the ceremony.

The offer comes a day after Seoul proposed holding working-level talks on Monday on the South Korean side of Panmunjeom to discuss the North's participation in the games.

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