Elise Christie wins European Short Track Speed Skating title

File photo dated 27/02/2013 of Great Britain's Elise Christie. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday October 24, 2013. Great Britain short track speed skating head coach Nicky Gooch has no doubt Elise Christie can taste glory at the Winter Olympics but his own experiences have led him to emphasise the unpredictability of the sport. See PA story OLYMPICS Sochi Christie. Photo credit should read: John Walton/PA Wire
File photo dated 27/02/2013 of Great Britain's Elise Christie. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday October 24, 2013. Great Britain short track speed skating head coach Nicky Gooch has no doubt Elise Christie can taste glory at the Winter Olympics but his own experiences have led him to emphasise the unpredictability of the sport. See PA story OLYMPICS Sochi Christie. Photo credit should read: John Walton/PA Wire

Hucknall-based speedskaer Elise Christie has become the European Short Track Speed Skating champion for the first time in her career.

It is the perfect reward for Elise after she suffered a miserable and medal-less 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi.

Christie won the 500m and 1500m in Dordecht and took the overall title with second in the 3000m super final.

Full report and reaction to follow.