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American downhill skiier wants to race men

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American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn poses with her World Cup trophies in Schladming, Austria in March. (Armando Trovati/Associated Press)
American downhill skier Lindsey Vonn is blowing away the female competition.

So she wants to race against the men at the World Cup Downhill in Lake Louise later this month.

Her request has opened up a whole can of worms and raised questions such as if the race would give her an unfair advantage. It's the same course she would race in the women's event six days later.

Olympic skier and gold medalist Senator Nancy Green Raine gives her take on Vonn's request.
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