Ski success for city brothers

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TWO Sheffield brothers are celebrating after winning gold medals at both the British Freeski Championships and the British University Slopestyle Championships.

Rob and James Machon, aged 19 and 21, each competed in the Dare2b Halfpipe event at the Freeski Championships, with James claiming the title for the fourth year in a row. Rob secured the University Slopestyle title at Castleford Snow Zone.

Both are studying for sports degrees at Leeds Metropolitan University.