Photo Gallery: Speed, Danger And Gold Medal Hopes
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Photo Gallery: Speed, Danger And Gold Medal Hopes

Dangerous Debut at Winter Olympics Skier Versus Skier - At 100 Kilometers Per Hour

Recent races in Austria were a milestone for the German ski cross team. Two members qualified for the Winter Olympics in Vancouver in February. The Germans now have a poster boy, and possibly several poster girls, for the newest, most dangerous and exciting sport at the Winter Olympics.
Von Carsten Eberts und Cathrin Schaer
Reporting by Carsten Eberts, cis