Posted on February 6, 2011 · Posted in Brain Injury

Champion skier Lindsey Vonn bowed out of a World Cup slalom in Germany Friday due to a concussion, according to the Associated Press.

Vonn decided to miss the race, which was won by Marlies Schild of Austria, despite the fact that she was cleared by doctors Friday.

Vonn sustained a concussion during a practice run Wednesday in Austria. 

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