Temperatures have risen to 61 degrees in Sochi, melting snow and raising fears for the Winter Olympic Games.
It got so warm on the slopes that athletes competing in the women's downhill were forced to stuff snow down their suits just to cool down.
"There's probably no snow left at the start because we were all putting it down our backs," British skier Chemmy Alcott said. "There's definitely a hole. We were like, 'just shove it down."'
Skiers were visibly uncomfortable.
The warm weather also affected the race. Many of the competitors aren't used to the warm snow.
"It was pretty warm snow, and I don't think I adapted to it well," said American racer Stacey Cook. "It slides under our ski more."
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