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Olympians Ready for Liftoff at Sochi Jumping Center

Image: Severin Freund of Germany jumps during the Men's Normal Hill Individual Ski Jumping training
Severin Freund of Germany jumps during the Men's Normal Hill Individual Ski Jumping training ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center on Feb. 6 in Sochi, Russia. Lars Baron / Getty Images

Severin Freund of Germany jumps during the Men's Normal Hill Individual Ski Jumping training ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center on Feb. 6. This is the first year that women will be allowed to compete, after decades of campaigning and a full 90 years since the first men's competition.