Seventh Skier Added to Olympic Team ({{commentsTotal}})


Estonia's army of athletes has increased to 25 after a seventh skier, Siim Sellis, has been added to the team traveling to Sochi.

The head of the Estonian Olympics Committee, Neinar Seli, said in a press release today that the news is positive as another Estonian athlete can compete in the world's largest winter sporting event.

The 26-year-old Sellis is the second addition to the initial team that was announced on January 23, after skier Raido Ränkel was added the following day.

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