BOBSLEIGH: Shone recovers from crash to finish fourth

COMEBACK: Serita Shone bounced back to claim fourth

COMEBACK: Serita Shone bounced back to claim fourth

First published in Sport Dorset Echo: Photograph of the Author by , Sports Reporter

SERITA Shone and team-mate Sian Huxtable just missed out on a podium finish at the British Bobsleigh Championships in Igls, Austria on yesterday.

The duo crashed on their first run but showed great character to climb from last place to fourth with a stunning second run.

Mica McNeill and Nikki McSweeney won the gold medal in the two-man event, silver went to Louise Webster and Dominique Thistleton, while Anna Holmes and Anya Kay took bronze.

Weymouth's Shone, in only her second competition as a driver, tweeted: “Was a great second run! Hopefully with more experience I can shine.”

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