Gus Kenworthy: US Winter Olympian switches to Great Britain



Winter Olympic silver medallist Gus Kenworthy has switched allegiance from Team USA to Great Britain.
The 28-year-old represented the United States at the 2014 and 2018 Games, winning a silver medal in slopestyle in Sochi.
Kenworthy holds a British passport and has a British-born mother.
"I think for sure 2022 is my final Olympic Games and I decided I wanted to do it for my mum," he told told BBC Newsbeat.
Olympians march with pride at opening ceremonyKenworthy says he has not switched allegiances because he would be unlikely to get a spot with the USA at the next Winter Olympics... read more

 
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