Paula is GB’s number one

First published in Sport Lancashire Telegraph: Photograph of the Author by , Sports reporter

Blackburn’s Paula Walker has been confirmed as Great Britain’s number one pilot for the Bobsleigh World Cup series this winter.

The former world junior champion will continue her two-man pairing with former world champion Gillian Cooke, with Kelly Denyer also joining the women’s crew. Walker, a former St Bede’s pupil, has been taken part in selection races in Latvia this week. Her boyfriend, John Jackson, will lead the men’s GB 1 crew.

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