Kildow gains much-needed recovery time
SAN SICARIO, Italy -- With every snowflake that falls, American downhill skier Lindsey Kildow creeps closer to what could be recovery. Her hip and back still stiff and aching from a hideous crash in downhill training just six days ago, the 21-year-old American was given a gift when Sunday's super-G was postponed due to heavy snowfall.
The gift? Time.
Another day for therapeutic massages and another day for anti-inflammatory drugs to help heal her deep contusions.
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