Winter Olympics Team GB target place in history as Sochi Games begin. Record medal haul the goal as Britain& best-funded squad ever arrive in form .
Team GB skiers Valentina Iliffe, Carol Blackwood, Gina Hathorne and Divina Galica of the women's Olympic team in Sapporo, Japan, Winter Olympic Games.
Konrad Bartelski of Team GB relaxes after training for Men's Downhill Skiing at the 1968 winter Olympic games in Sapporo
Team GB's Mark Tout (front and Paul Lenox (back) at the start of their 2 man bob-sleigh run at the 1992 winter Olympic Games in Albertville.
The two-man bobsleigh team from Team GB greets passengers riding in a Bentley in the streets of Cortina d'Ampezzo, on the eve of the opening ceremonies of the VIIth Winter Olympic Games, 1956
Team GB's complete medal count from the 1924 winter Olmypic games in Chamonix
Team GB's Eddie The Eagle Edwards in action at the 1988 winter Olympic Games in Calgary
Robin Cousins from Team GB, winner of the gold medal in the men's figure skating event, at the Winter Olympics held in Lake Placid,
Team GB's four-man bobsleigh team which won the bronze medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany in Pictured are Guy Dugdale, Frederick McEvoy, James Cardino and Charles Green.
Shelley Rudman of Team GB holds her Silver Medal for Skeleton during the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Game.