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ESBThere's a difference between onsite medical personnel at major sporting events and the ski patrollers at your local hill.
The medical personnel at the Olympics don't need to control slopes, set rope lines, do avy control, or any of the other things that regular ski patrollers do. They don't need to ski well—they just need to get to anyone who's injured and treat them. If anyone's getting taken out on a sled, I'm sure it's being handled by someone who can ski.