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Olympic wipeouts

Clemens Millauer of Austria in the snow during the snowboarding big air qualifications. 


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Clemens Millauer of Austria in the snow during the snowboarding big air qualifications. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Clemens Millauer of Austria in the snow during the snowboarding big air qualifications. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Maria Sotskova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during the ladies singles short program. 


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Maria Sotskova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during the ladies singles short program. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Maria Sotskova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during the ladies singles short program. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Jean-Baptiste Grange of France crashes in the men's slalom. 


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Jean-Baptiste Grange of France crashes in the men's slalom. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Jean-Baptiste Grange of France crashes in the men's slalom. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
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Marcel Hirscher of Austria crashes in the men's slalom. 


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Marcel Hirscher of Austria crashes in the men's slalom. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Marcel Hirscher of Austria crashes in the men's slalom. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler
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Keita Watanabe of Japan in action as Jong Kwang Bom of North Korea falls in the short track 500m speed skating.

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Keita Watanabe of Japan in action as Jong Kwang Bom of North Korea falls in the short track 500m speed skating. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Keita Watanabe of Japan in action as Jong Kwang Bom of North Korea falls in the short track 500m speed skating. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Torin Yater-Wallace of the U.S. crashes during the men's ski freestyle halfpipe. 


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Torin Yater-Wallace of the U.S. crashes during the men's ski freestyle halfpipe. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Torin Yater-Wallace of the U.S. crashes during the men's ski freestyle halfpipe. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Madison Chock and Evan Bates of the U.S. fall in the ice dance free skate finals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Madison Chock and Evan Bates of the U.S. fall in the ice dance free skate finals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Madison Chock and Evan Bates of the U.S. fall in the ice dance free skate finals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Anastasia Tatalina, an Olympic athlete from Russia, crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Anastasia Tatalina, an Olympic athlete from Russia, crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Anastasia Tatalina, an Olympic athlete from Russia, crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Lee Kang-bok of South Korea crashes in men's ski halfpipe training. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Lee Kang-bok of South Korea crashes in men's ski halfpipe training. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Lee Kang-bok of South Korea crashes in men's ski halfpipe training. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Marianne St-Gelais of Canada falls in women's 1500m short track semifinals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Marianne St-Gelais of Canada falls in women's 1500m short track semifinals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Marianne St-Gelais of Canada falls in women's 1500m short track semifinals. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Harry Laidlaw of Australia crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Harry Laidlaw of Australia crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Harry Laidlaw of Australia crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Alexandra Orlova, Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during women's aerials finals. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Alexandra Orlova, Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during women's aerials finals. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Alexandra Orlova, Olympic athlete from Russia, falls during women's aerials finals. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Manuel Feller of Austria crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Manuel Feller of Austria crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Manuel Feller of Austria crashes during men's giant slalom. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Elise Christie of Britain and Li Jinyu of China crash during Women's 1500m Short Track Speed Skating Semifinal. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Elise Christie of Britain and Li Jinyu of China crash during Women's 1500m Short Track Speed Skating Semifinal. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Elise Christie of Britain and Li Jinyu of China crash during Women's 1500m Short Track Speed Skating Semifinal. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Xu Mengtao of China crashes during the Women's Aerials Finals.   


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Xu Mengtao of China crashes during the Women's Aerials Finals. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Xu Mengtao of China crashes during the Women's Aerials Finals. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Davide Bresadola of Italy crashes during the Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Individual Final. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Davide Bresadola of Italy crashes during the Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Individual Final. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Davide Bresadola of Italy crashes during the Men's Large Hill Ski Jumping Individual Final. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
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Dara Howell of Canada crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake.

Dara Howell of Canada crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake.

Dara Howell of Canada crashes during Women's Ski Slopestyle Qualifications. REUTERS/Mike Blake.
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Deniss Vasiljevs of Latvia falls during the Men Single free skating competition final. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Deniss Vasiljevs of Latvia falls during the Men Single free skating competition final. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Deniss Vasiljevs of Latvia falls during the Men Single free skating competition final. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during the giant Slalom.   

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Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during the giant Slalom. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during the giant Slalom. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Vanessa James falls while performing with Morgan Cipres of France. 


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Vanessa James falls while performing with Morgan Cipres of France. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Vanessa James falls while performing with Morgan Cipres of France. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Roberto Pukitis of Latvia, J.R. Celski of the U.S. and Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, react after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m.  
  

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Roberto Pukitis of Latvia, J.R. Celski of the U.S. and Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, react after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Roberto Pukitis of Latvia, J.R. Celski of the U.S. and Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, react after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Unidentified freestyle skier of Japan crashes during training. 


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Unidentified freestyle skier of Japan crashes during training. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Unidentified freestyle skier of Japan crashes during training. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes into media personnel during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. 

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Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes into media personnel during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes into media personnel during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler
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Anastasia Bryzgalova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, trips over the stone during the Curling Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match. 

 
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Anastasia Bryzgalova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, trips over the stone during the Curling Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Anastasia Bryzgalova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, trips over the stone during the Curling Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Nicole Schott of Germany falls during the Figure Skating Team Event.    


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Nicole Schott of Germany falls during the Figure Skating Team Event. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Nicole Schott of Germany falls during the Figure Skating Team Event. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Han Tianyu of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m.   


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Han Tianyu of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Han Tianyu of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, J.R. Celski of the U.S., Roberto Pukitis of Latvia fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m.   

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Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, J.R. Celski of the U.S., Roberto Pukitis of Latvia fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Pavel Sitnikov, Olympic athlete from Russia, J.R. Celski of the U.S., Roberto Pukitis of Latvia fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. 


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Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Matthias Mayer of Austria crashes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
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Wu Dajing of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Semifinal.   


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Wu Dajing of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Semifinal. REUTERS/John Sibley

Wu Dajing of China crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Semifinal. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Torgeir Bergrem of Norway crashes during the Men's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals.   


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Torgeir Bergrem of Norway crashes during the Men's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Torgeir Bergrem of Norway crashes during the Men's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Ryosuke Sakazume of Japan crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m.  


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Ryosuke Sakazume of Japan crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Ryosuke Sakazume of Japan crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1000m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Yuto Totsuka of Japan crashes on the lip of the halfpipe. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Yuto Totsuka of Japan crashes on the lip of the halfpipe. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Yuto Totsuka of Japan crashes on the lip of the halfpipe. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Marcel Hirscher of Austria competes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. 

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria competes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Marcel Hirscher of Austria competes during the Men's Slalom part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Jamie Macdonald of Canada looks on after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 500m.   


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Jamie Macdonald of Canada looks on after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 500m. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Jamie Macdonald of Canada looks on after crashing during the Short Track Speed Skating Women's 500m. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during Giant Slalom.  


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Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during Giant Slalom. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Patricia Mangan of the U.S. crashes during Giant Slalom. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m.   

  
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Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley

Han Tianyu of China and Yuri Confortola of Italy fall during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m. REUTERS/John Sibley
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Pavel Trikichev, an Olympic Athlete from Russia, receives help after crashing during the Men's Downhill part of the Men's Alpine Combined. 

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Pavel Trikichev, an Olympic Athlete from Russia, receives help after crashing during the Men's Downhill part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Pavel Trikichev, an Olympic Athlete from Russia, receives help after crashing during the Men's Downhill part of the Men's Alpine Combined. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
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Denis Spitsov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, Andrey Larkov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, and Simen Hegstad Krueger of Norway crash during the Cross-Country Skiiing Men's 30km Skiathlon.    



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Denis Spitsov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, Andrey Larkov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, and Simen Hegstad Krueger of Norway crash during the Cross-Country Skiiing Men's 30km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Denis Spitsov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, Andrey Larkov, an Olympic athlete from Russia, and Simen Hegstad Krueger of Norway crash during the Cross-Country Skiiing Men's 30km Skiathlon. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Yuka Fujimori of Japan crashes during the Women's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals.  

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Yuka Fujimori of Japan crashes during the Women's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Yuka Fujimori of Japan crashes during the Women's Snowboarding Slopestyle Finals. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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See Yi-ra of South Korea and Andy Jung of Australia in action, as Samuel Girard of Canada crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final.   


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See Yi-ra of South Korea and Andy Jung of Australia in action, as Samuel Girard of Canada crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley

See Yi-ra of South Korea and Andy Jung of Australia in action, as Samuel Girard of Canada crashes during the Short Track Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final. REUTERS/John Sibley
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