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https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/26/sport/winter-olympics-guide-t...

Hungarian half-pipe skiier, whose performance at Pyeong-Chang was less than spectacular, including virtually no jumps at the half pipe. But she qualified under current rules, did everything that qualifying demanded of her, and off she went to live her dream. Others felt she took the spot of other more deserving athletes, (2 in the world top 20), that did not make it there to Pyeong-Chang.

I applaud her moxie, to work within the rules of the IOC, to gain her spot there. I don't think she had any illusions about her ability to win metals. Everyone can't be on the podium, and she did what it took, to get there. But I suspect that qualifying rules may change, to toughen up what athletes must do, to get to the Olympics.

https://deadspin.com/the-winter-olympics-feature-2-951-of-th...

This site has video of her run.
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All I know is I wish I had that much money to treat my affluenza.
 
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abadolato01 wrote:
https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/26/sport/winter-olympics-guide-t...

Hungarian half-pipe skiier, whose performance at Pyeong-Chang was less than spectacular, including virtually no jumps at the half pipe. But she qualified under current rules, did everything that qualifying demanded of her, and off she went to live her dream. Others felt she took the spot of other more deserving athletes, (2 in the world top 20), that did not make it there to Pyeong-Chang.

I applaud her moxie, to work within the rules of the IOC, to gain her spot there. I don't think she had any illusions about her ability to win metals. Everyone can't be on the podium, and she did what it took, to get there. But I suspect that qualifying rules may change, to toughen up what athletes must do, to get to the Olympics.

https://deadspin.com/the-winter-olympics-feature-2-951-of-th...

This site has video of her run.


She got in legit, so if there is a beef about how she got in then, yes, change the rules. For her a memory that will last a lifetime so good on her.
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Probably be a good gamer.
 
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She bought her way in. Considerimg the costs in equipment, training, travel, etc that anyone who wants to compete in the Olympics faces anyway, it's just a matter of degree.
 
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