Top five Olympic downhill ski runs

11th December 2015 | Juliane Matthey

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Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA - ©Ken Lund

Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA
Copyright: Ken Lund

Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA - ©Ken Lund
Olympic downhill at Kvitfjell, Norway - ©Gunnsteinlye

Olympic downhill at Kvitfjell, Norway
Copyright: Gunnsteinlye

Olympic downhill at Kvitfjell, Norway - ©Gunnsteinlye
Men's Downhill starting gate in Whistler for Vancouver 2010 Olympics - ©vleitholf

Men's Downhill starting gate in Whistler for Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Copyright: vleitholf

Men's Downhill starting gate in Whistler for Vancouver 2010 Olympics - ©vleitholf
Taking the cable car up the mountain in Patscherkofel.  - ©Sporthotel-Igls

Taking the cable car up the mountain in Patscherkofel.
Copyright: Sporthotel-Igls

Taking the cable car up the mountain in Patscherkofel.  - ©Sporthotel-Igls
Le Recoin de Chamrousse downhill in Chamrousse, France played host to the 1968 Olympics - ©Chamrousse

Le Recoin de Chamrousse downhill in Chamrousse, France played host to the 1968 Olympics
Copyright: Chamrousse

Le Recoin de Chamrousse downhill in Chamrousse, France played host to the 1968 Olympics - ©Chamrousse
Franz's Run in Whistler, Canada. - ©Dan O'Leary

Franz's Run in Whistler, Canada.
Copyright: Dan O'Leary

Franz's Run in Whistler, Canada. - ©Dan O'Leary
Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA - ©Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort

Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA
Copyright: Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort

Grizzly Downhill run in Snowbasin during the 2002 Winter Olympics, USA - ©Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort
2002 Winter Olympics at Snowbasin - ©Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort

2002 Winter Olympics at Snowbasin
Copyright: Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort

2002 Winter Olympics at Snowbasin - ©Snowbasin: A Sun Valley Resort
Model with 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics torch

Model with 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics torch

Model with 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics torch