1 March 2014 Last updated at 00:00 GMT

Sochi 2014: Guide to alpine skiing

Alpine skiing

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22nd Winter Olympics

  • Venue: Sochi, Russia
  • Date: 7-23 February

Coverage: Live on BBC TV, Red Button, BBC Sport website, Connected TVs, BBC Sport app and Radio 5 live

Watch BBC Sport's guide to alpine skiing ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

Alpine skiing has four different disciplines - downhill, super-G, giant slalom and slalom. A fifth event - the combined - provides an all-round test by putting downhill and slalom together.

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