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Luge star Emily Sweeney: I've overcome my fear

USA luge athlete Emily Sweeney broke her neck and back during a crash on her final run at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. The US Army servicewoman's mental health suffered during recovery. But she returned to the circuit nine months later, and will compete at Beijing 2022. "In those moments when I don't know if my body can physically do it, that's when I was scared," she told Olympics.com.

Luge star Emily Sweeney: I've overcome my fear

USA luge athlete Emily Sweeney broke her neck and back during a crash on her final run at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. The US Army servicewoman's mental health suffered during recovery. But she returned to the circuit nine months later, and will compete at Beijing 2022. "In those moments when I don't know if my body can physically do it, that's when I was scared," she told Olympics.com.