2-12: Death-Defying Acts By Sochi Athletes

US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.   JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Germany's Aliona Savchenko and Germany's Robin Szolkowy perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.   AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS         Getty Images
OLY-2014-FSKATE-FREE-PAIRS Germany's Aliona Savchenko and Germany's Robin Szolkowy perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS Getty Images
Australia's Torah Bright competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.        (Photo credit  JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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Australia's Torah Bright competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. (Photo credit JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Spain's Queralt Castellet competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.   JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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Spain's Queralt Castellet competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.  JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.  JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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US Kelly Clark competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
France's Sophie Rodriguez competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.  JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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France's Sophie Rodriguez competes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
China's Cai Xuetong crashes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.       JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
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China's Cai Xuetong crashes in the Women's Snowboard Halfpipe Final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Russia's Fedor Klimov and Russia's Ksenia Stolbova perform during their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.   DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)
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Russia's Fedor Klimov and Russia's Ksenia Stolbova perform during their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)
Slovenia's Jurij Tepes  attends the Men's Ski Jumping Large Hill Official training jump at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Rosa Khutor near Sochi .   
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Slovenia's Jurij Tepes attends the Men's Ski Jumping Large Hill Official training jump at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Rosa Khutor near Sochi . JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Kamil Stoch of Poland jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
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Kamil Stoch of Poland jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Germany's Andreas Wellinger  attends the Men's Ski Jumping Large Hill Official training jump at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Rosa Khutor near Sochi .    JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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Germany's Andreas Wellinger attends the Men's Ski Jumping Large Hill Official training jump at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Rosa Khutor near Sochi . JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Nicholas Alexander of United States jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Around the Games: Day 5 - 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Nicholas Alexander of United States jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Sweden's Gustav Nyquist (C) tries to score against Czech Republic's goalkeeper Alexander Salak (L), Czech Republic's Marek Zidlicky and Czech Republic's Zbynek Michalek (R) during the Men's Ice Hockey Group B match Czech Republic vs Sweden at the Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 12, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi.   AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV        (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)
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Sweden's Gustav Nyquist (C) tries to score against Czech Republic's goalkeeper Alexander Salak (L), Czech Republic's Marek Zidlicky and Czech Republic's Zbynek Michalek (R) during the Men's Ice Hockey Group B match Czech Republic vs Sweden at the Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 12, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)
Sweden's Gustav Nyquist (C) tries to score against Czech Republic's goalkeeper Alexander Salak (L), Czech Republic's Marek Zidlicky and Czech Republic's Zbynek Michalek (R) during the Men's Ice Hockey Group B match Czech Republic vs Sweden at the Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 12, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi.   AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV        (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)
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Sweden's Gustav Nyquist (C) tries to score against Czech Republic's goalkeeper Alexander Salak (L), Czech Republic's Marek Zidlicky and Czech Republic's Zbynek Michalek (R) during the Men's Ice Hockey Group B match Czech Republic vs Sweden at the Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 12, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)
Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image.) Taku Takeuchi of Japan jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Around the Games: Day 5 - 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image.) Taku Takeuchi of Japan jumps during Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Official Training at RusSki Ski Jumping Centre on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.  JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
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China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.  JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
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China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014.   JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
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China's Qing Pang and China's Tong Jian perform their Figure Skating Pairs Free Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)
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