Watch highlights from the Men's Singles and Doubles Luge World Cup races from Lake Placid. Team USA's Matt Mortensen and Preston Griffall finished 6th in doubles. Chris Mazdzer finished 5th and Taylor Morris finished 7th in singles for Team USA.
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The Faster Higher Stronger series looks behind the scenes of the running of the Lillehammer Olympic Bobsleigh & Luge Track as International Luge Week sees some of the sports greatest talent take to the ice in practice of the upcoming Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Speaking to international trainers and managers of the Luge venue we get a true insight into the track's design and the training schedules of the sports potential Olympic competitors.
11-year-old Brooke Raboutou is a rock climbing phenom who regularly breaks world records on elite bouldering and sport climbs once thought impossible for someone her age. With two former world champion climbers for parents and coaches, Brooke's pedigree is unmatched. Now she has set her sights on pushing both herself and the climbing world to even greater heights.
PRODIGIES is a bi-weekly series showcasing the youngest, brightest, most talented phenoms from across the globe as they challenge themselves to reach new heights and the stories behind them.
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