Swiss Joana Haehlen crashed into netting at high speed during a World Cup downhill at Lake Louise, Alberta, on Friday.
Haehlen, 24, lost her right ski after landing from a jump and sped uncontrollably off course. She braced for impact, slammed into red netting and was turned around before landing with neither of her skis still attached.
She lay on the snow while being attended to and eventually skied down the mountain on her own.
It caused a 10-minute delay before the next skier, American Mikaela Shiffrin, could take her run.Follow @nbcolympictalk