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The breath-taking, nose-over-ski-tips style of a top international jumper like Gene Kotlarek (above) is the most thrilling spectacle in a Winter Olympics. The event ...
They Saved The Best For Last
Led by its astonishing Alpine skiers, the U.S. closed with a rush at Sarajevo, winning three golds in the final four days
A GUIDE TO THE UPS AND DOWNS OF SKI JUMPING
Technically, what a ski jumper does when he soars from the takeoff to the outrun below is called the "ride," but spectators who watch jumping ...
A LIFT OUT OF LIFE
He flies through the air with the greatest of ease and, as perhaps America's best ski jumper ever, Jim Denney just might come down to an Olympic medal.
WAY ABOVE IT ALL
... of Finland added to an already lusty legend by easily outdistancing the other Olympic competitors in the 70-meter ski jump.
THEY WERE REAL TROOPERS
It's raining and snowing at the same time, and occasional bursts of wind sweep diagonally across the 70-meter ski jump. Because of the weather, from the side of ...
MAN WHO JUMPS WITH THE DEVIL
In the dangerous and demanding world of international ski jumping, each competitor finds his mind riveted on two distant goals. One, obviously, is to jump farther ...
A Brewer's Good Old Mountain Brew: Big Bromley
Fred Pabst Jr. turned his back on beer and cheese and Wisconsin society to make a business out of recreational skiing
City Limits Does Salt Lake seem a bit tame? Just think of it as a jumping-off point for the mountainous winter playland that's waiting out yonder
Just think of it as a jumping-off point for the mountainous winter playland that's ... off I-80 on the way to Park City, where the Olympic ski jumping
Clear and Present DangerThe Winter Games are a thrillfest of high-speed,high-risk sports--and the fear of a career-ending crashis never far from the athletes' minds
their long, wide, jumping skis into a V shape and sailing earthward ... throwing the body completely into a ski jump and holding back ever so ...