Svindal proves difficult to catch this season
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By PAT GRAHAM
AP Sports Writer
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. -- Most of the skiers are closely watching Aksel Lund Svindal these days, just to see what path he takes down the hill.
Because his way is pretty much going to be the fastest way.
That's how much fellow competitors respect the powerful Norwegian, copying anything they can from the racer who's been so hard to catch this season -- for the last few seasons, really.
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