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02/11/2014 01:23 pm ET Updated Feb 11, 2014

Luge Olympian Matt Mortensen Takes GoPro On His Run And It's Awesome (VIDEO)

Matt Mortensen represents the United States of Men's Doubles luge, and he has shown us what it's like to be him on the track.

In a video he uploaded personally onto YouTube, the olympic athlete brought along a GoPro camera for one of his rides in Sochi.

During the run, you can get a good idea of how fast Mortensen is going when you see spectators and camera men blur past him as he is hurled down the track. To check out luge from a first hand perspective, watch the video above.

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