2014 Sochi Olympics: Men’s Ski-Cross Produces Awesome Photo Finish (GIFs)

Men's ski-cross photo finish

In ski-cross, skiers go down a course in heats of four, with the top two racers from each heat advancing until there are only four competitors left — at which point they race for the gold, silver, and bronze medals.  The men’s ski-cross event took place earlier today at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, and the sport’s action-packed format helped it produce an incredible photo finish during one of the quarterfinal heats.

Check it out:

In case you couldn’t figure it out for yourself, second place was awarded to the dude in the yellow bib at the top of the screen, Russia’s Egor Korotkov.

Hat Tip – [The Globe and Mail]

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