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Women's downhill training canceled

Updated: February 10, 2014, 11:05 PM ET
Associated Press

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Organizers canceled the last training session for the women's downhill at the Sochi Olympics due to mild temperatures and soft snow conditions.

Tuesday's session was due to be the fifth of the scheduled training runs before Wednesday's gold medal final.

The course took a beating during Monday's super-combined race, which was won by Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch.

The temperature was well above the freezing level during the super-combi, resulting in ...

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