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Arrhythmias more common in intense athletes: study

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Cross-country skiers who have completed more races at faster speeds have a higher risk of developing a heart rhythm disorder than their slower, less-seasoned peers, a new study from Sweden suggests. Full story

Skier celebrates 100th birthday on the slopes

  Life-long skier Elsa Bailey marked her 100th birthday by skiing down the slopes at Colorado’s Araphahoe Basin in front of friends and family. KUSA’s Matt Renoux reports.

30 skiers do a group backflip while holding hands

  Thirty skiers in Quebec believe they have set a record this week after completing a group backflip while holding hands. The video of the stunt has since gone viral.

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One skier killed, another critically injured in Colorado avalanche

Skier killed in British Columbia avalanche

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  Lindsey Vonn: ‘I have a lot more to do’

In an exclusive interview, Lindsey Vonn, one of the most decorated Olympic skiers in history, talks to TODAY’s Matt Lauer about the devastating injury she sustained just one year before the start of the Sochi Olympics, saying she still has “plenty of time to be ready” for the 2014 Games.

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