12 Feb 2010
One of the most feared luge runs in the world went from sporting venue to death trap in the blink of an eye.
A gruesome accident during Friday morning’s training session took the young life of Georgian athlete Nodar Kumaritashvili, casting a pall over the start of the Olympics and plunging the host nation into controversy.
The future of the luge competition — scheduled to begin Saturday — also is in doubt. Friday night, the RCMP and the ...