Speed Skater Freddie Polak has just been crowned the new British Champion in his category at the short track Speed Skating Championships held at the National Ice Centre in Nottingham.

A pupil at Bleasby C of E primary school and star of the CBBC series Ice Stars, Freddie won the Pee Wee 2 category, winning all his heats, semis and finals in all distances.

Later this year, Freddie will be competing in the European elite star class championships.