Injured Lindsey Vonn May Miss Olympics

Feb 10, 2010
Outside Magazine

CNN reported today that alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn may not be able to compete in the Olympics due to a crushingly painful shin injury. Her worst injury yet, it was sustained in a crash during a recent practice in Austria. Though there is no structural damage, the favored Olympic medal contender said that the pain may be enough to prevent her from competing. "It's just a matter of dealing with the pain," she said in a press conference, according to CNN

--Kate Siber

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