Jon Eley Retired From Speed Skating

Short track skater Jon Eley has retired, ruling out a bid for a fourth Winter Games.

The 31 year-old British skater made his debut at the Olympics back in 2006 in Turin. Ever since he won two bronze medals.

As reasons for his retirement from sports he cited being a new father and “not wanting to just make up the numbers”.

Jon Eley confirmed his retirement on Twitter.