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Alpine skiing primer: Olympic showcase of speed and thrills

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea /February 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Alpine skiing is fast and dangerous and offers must-see races at the Pyeongchang Olympics — when they finally get started at this year’s wind-buffeted games. The downhills — ski racing’s equivalent to track and field’s 100-meter dash — and American star Mikaela Shiffrin’s slalom title defense are … Continue reading Alpine skiing primer: Olympic showcase of speed and thrills