• How Exactly Do Olympic Athletes Steer a Luge? Very Carefully

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    It seems like the Tokyo Olympics just ended, and now the world is gearing up for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing , where the world's top athletes will once again compete in a wide variety of exhilarating - and at times, dangerous - winter sports. One of the most popular events is luge, in which athletes race down a sloped ice track on their backs , feet first. Given their speed and position on the sled, you might wonder how exactly lugers manage to steer. Like so many other aspects of Olympic sports, steering a luge requires tremendous skill.
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