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September 2, 2010, 06:31 AM
World Sauna Championships finalists, Vladimir Ladyzhensky and Timo Kaukonen, collapsed after 6 minutes in a 230F (110C) sauna. Ladyzhensky died becuase of sever burns. Timo Kaukonen condition is stable at the hospital.

Audience reported that both men had visible burns on their skin before collapsing.

The World Sauna Championships have been suspended for good and will never take place again.

230F, what the hell they were thinking? To know how hot it is, hold your face over the steam generated by a pot of 212F boiling water?
September 2, 2010  03:00 PM ET

World Sauna Championships finalists, Vladimir Ladyzhensky and Timo Kaukonen, collapsed after 6 minutes in a 230F (110C) sauna. Ladyzhensky died becuase of sever burns. T imo Kaukonen is stable at the hospital.

Audience reported that both men had visible burns on their skin before collapsing.

The World Sauna Championships have been suspended for good and will never take place again.

230F, what the hell they were thinking? To know how hot it is, hold your face over the steam generated by a pot of 212F boiling water?

September 2, 2010  03:02 PM ET

World Sauna Championships finalists, Vladimir Ladyzhensky and Timo Kaukonen, collapsed after 6 minutes in a 230F (110C) sauna. Ladyzhensky died becuase of sever burns. T imo Kaukonen condition is stable at the hospital.

Audience reported that both men had visible burns on their skin before collapsing.

The World Sauna Championships have been suspended for good and will never take place again.

230F, what the hell they were thinking? To know how hot it is, hold your face over the steam generated by a pot of 212F boiling water?

September 2, 2010  03:04 PM ET

World Sauna Championships finalists, Vladimir Ladyzhensky and Timo Kaukonen, collapsed after 6 minutes in a 230F (110C) sauna. Ladyzhensky died becuase of sever burns. T imo Kaukonen condition is stable at the hospital.

Audience reported that both men had visible burns on their skin before collapsing.

The World Sauna Championships have been suspended for good and will never take place again.

230F, what the hell they were thinking? To know how hot it is, hold your face over the steam generated by a pot of 212F boiling water?

 
September 2, 2010  03:06 PM ET

Ohh got posted 3 times, sorry for that, i was getting error, so i was refreshing the page and it got posted 3 times.

Do let me know what is your take on story

thanxs

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