Great Britain set record medal target for Winter Olympics at Pyeongchang 2018

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South Korea's highest-ranking military officer inspected the preparedness of the country's troops Friday for the security of the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.

However, Chef de Mission Mike Hay will be looking for more than just medals, with the former curler and coach keen to see British bests recorded in South Korea.

Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said it has formed a team made up of 130 medical staff, including 48 doctors, so they could be stationed at treatment centers at the athletes' village, stadiums and training centers for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in Gangwon Province.

And UK Sport wants a return, but recognises the fine margins involved in disciplines like short-track speed-skating.

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.

UK Sport has forecast 6-12 medals at the Winter Paralympics, which follows in March.

Headset viewers will also be able to "fly" through the world of the Olympic Winter Games, giving the user a sense of the layout of the different locations of specific venues.

The jackets have an American flag patch and Team USA patch on them.

"We do quite a lot of work in the village to give that feeling of a home from home, but also set up what we believe are some of the best performance centres for our medical and physio team", he added. I was unlucky to be in this situation, but I'm lucky to have come out of it unscathed. "The area I'm excited [for] is continuing down this personalization path".

However, if all Russian athletes were allowed to compete independently, it's predictsed they would amass 19 medals in total, including four golds, six silvers and nine bronzes, putting them in sixth place.

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