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Athletes train ahead of Beijing Olympics

Christof Innerhofer of Italy trains at the National Alpine Skiing Center in Beijing, February 3. 




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Christof Innerhofer of Italy trains at the National Alpine Skiing Center in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Christof Innerhofer of Italy trains at the National Alpine Skiing Center in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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A U.S. athlete in action during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4.  REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A U.S. athlete in action during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A U.S. athlete in action during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Henrik Von Appen of Chile trains at the National Alpine Skiing Centre in Beijing, February 4. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Henrik Von Appen of Chile trains at the National Alpine Skiing Centre in Beijing, February 4. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Henrik Von Appen of Chile trains at the National Alpine Skiing Centre in Beijing, February 4. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Athletes of Italy train in speed skating at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 2. 
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Athletes of Italy train in speed skating at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Athletes of Italy train in speed skating at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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An athlete of Canada trains at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4.  REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An athlete of Canada trains at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An athlete of Canada trains at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou, February 4. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Athletes during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou.  REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Athletes during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Athletes during training at the National Biathlon Centre, Zhangjiakou. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Max Langenhan of Germany trains for the men's singles luge at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 2.    REUTERS/Edgar Su

Max Langenhan of Germany trains for the men's singles luge at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Max Langenhan of Germany trains for the men's singles luge at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Medical staff in personal protective equipment at a speed skating training session in Beijing, January 28.  
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Medical staff in personal protective equipment at a speed skating training session in Beijing, January 28. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Medical staff in personal protective equipment at a speed skating training session in Beijing, January 28. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Ireen Wust of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval, February 1.   




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Ireen Wust of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval, February 1. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Ireen Wust of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval, February 1. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Julia Taubitz of Germany reacts before training for the women's single luge at the National Sliding Center, February 3.    

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Julia Taubitz of Germany reacts before training for the women's single luge at the National Sliding Center, February 3. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Julia Taubitz of Germany reacts before training for the women's single luge at the National Sliding Center, February 3. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Diana Davis and Gleb Smoklin of the Russian Olympic Committee during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium, February 3.   



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Diana Davis and Gleb Smoklin of the Russian Olympic Committee during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium, February 3. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina

Diana Davis and Gleb Smoklin of the Russian Olympic Committee during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium, February 3. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina
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An athlete in trains on a snowboard at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 3. 

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An athlete in trains on a snowboard at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 3. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

An athlete in trains on a snowboard at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 3. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Madeline Schizas of Canada trains for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 2. 
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Madeline Schizas of Canada trains for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel

Madeline Schizas of Canada trains for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 2. REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel
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An Australian athlete in action during freestyle skiing training at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, January 31.  
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An Australian athlete in action during freestyle skiing training at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, January 31. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

An Australian athlete in action during freestyle skiing training at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, January 31. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 2.   


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An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 2. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 2. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Mikael Kingsbury of Canada trains for freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park, in Zhangjiakou, February 2.  
   

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Mikael Kingsbury of Canada trains for freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park, in Zhangjiakou, February 2.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Mikael Kingsbury of Canada trains for freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park, in Zhangjiakou, February 2.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Athletes of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3.   



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Athletes of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Athletes of the Netherlands trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Dominik Fischnaller of Italy trains for the luge singles at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 3.  



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Dominik Fischnaller of Italy trains for the luge singles at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Dominik Fischnaller of Italy trains for the luge singles at the National Sliding Center in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Oskar Eloffsson of Sweden trains in freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1.    
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Oskar Eloffsson of Sweden trains in freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Oskar Eloffsson of Sweden trains in freestyle skiing at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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Athletes of the Russian Olympic Committee trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3.  
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Athletes of the Russian Olympic Committee trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Athletes of the Russian Olympic Committee trains at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1. 


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An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

An athlete trains at the Genting Snow Park in Zhangjiakou, February 1. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Canada during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 3.   




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Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Canada during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina

Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Canada during training for figure skating at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, February 3. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina
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Dusty Henricksen of the United States trains for the men's snowboard slopestyle at the Genting Snow Park, February 3.   

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Dusty Henricksen of the United States trains for the men's snowboard slopestyle at the Genting Snow Park, February 3. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Dusty Henricksen of the United States trains for the men's snowboard slopestyle at the Genting Snow Park, February 3. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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