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Skeleton stars get head start by design

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Hurtling head first down the Sanki sliding centre at speeds touching 120km/h, Olympic skeleton racers are a tough breed on the track and boast an artistic flourish off it. 

Combination of recent pictures made on February 10, 2014 shows helmets worn by competitors during the skeleton competitions at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor during the Sochi Winter Olympics

Take a look at the designs on their helmets for proof -- the patriotic, the nerdy and the absurd.

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