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USA Today Sports
6/18
Luge lookback: Germans dominate in Vancouver
Later, Geisenberger (left) was all smiles with her countrywoman Huefner on the medal stand.
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USA Today Sports
7/18
Luge lookback: Germans dominate in Vancouver
Austria's Nina Reithmayer (left) broke up a German sweep in women's singles by capturing the silver medal.
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USA Today Sports
8/18
Luge lookback: Germans dominate in Vancouver
Before competition began, tragedy struck the luge track when Nodar Kumaritashvili of Georgia crashed during a practice run, later dying. Officials took extra measures to make the track safer, shortening the start lines and covering poles with padding.
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USA Today Sports
9/18
Luge lookback: Germans dominate in Vancouver
Some competitors complained of the track changes, including Canadian racers, who gave up their home-track advantage. Canada was looking to win its first-ever luge medal, but failed to do so.
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USA Today Sports
10/18
Luge lookback: Germans dominate in Vancouver
Alex Gough, a Canadian, was a hopeful for a medal. She finished 15th.
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