Preparing to mount her sled is Desiree Bjerke of Norway at the Skeleton finals. (017)

Svetlana Trunova of Russia gives it her all at the Women's Skeleton finals. She would finish in 16th place. (021)

Constanza Zanoletti of Italy demonstrates excellent form in the start of the 2010 Olympics Skeleton finals, although she would finish in 15th place. (026)

Melissa Hoar from Australia
settles in for the skeleton
ride. She would finish in
12th place. (038)