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Raposo takes sixth in Brasov

Charlie Raposo produced Team GB's best male alpine skiing performance at a European Youth Olympic Winter Festival with a sixth-place finish.

Raposo produced a strong run in the giant slalom in Brasov, Romania in a tough field of 97 competitors to secure the best British alpine finish at a Winter Festival since Chemmy Alcott won a silver medal in 1999.

Raposo said: "I'm really pleased with the result but not so much with my skiing. I felt like I made a few mistakes in the second run when I was pushing really hard - it was right on the edge."