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Humans crave speed. It’s why you linger at the summit to let the crowds clear for your last run. Face-freezing, thigh-burning speed. Push off. Pole. Tuck. Then let ’em run. Maybe three turns to the lift. Maybe two. As the world becomes a blur, the adrenaline pumps, the senses sharpen, and you can’t help but feel alive.