The race goes off at 2 p.m. EST and will feature four Americans. Here are two of them, Lindsey Vonn (L) and Julia Mancuso, deep in the heart of heavy training for the challenging event.
Vonn is the prohibitive favorite. In the race, I mean. She was also on an unjustifiably controversial Sports Illustrated cover lately.
It’s nice to know that these young ladies have already figured out how to market themselves outside of skiing just in case a bad fall results in a blown-out ACL or something and spells the end of competitive skiiing.