Olympic Luge 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

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Olympic Luge 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics
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The high-speed and dangerous luge event begins its run at the Winter Olympics on Feb. 8 and finishes on Feb. 13.

The sport receives little attention in the United States, with the Winter Olympics providing luge its only significant exposure every four years.

Germany has dominated the sport, and lugers from Austria and Italy have also had success. Americans have never won a gold medal in an Olympic luge event and have not won any medal in men’s or women’s singles.

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