New Breed of Cat

Cazeneuve, Brian
December 2000
Sports Illustrated;12/18/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 25, p176
Profiles United States downhill skier Chad Fleischer. Idea that Fleischer's leopard-like hairstyle is part of an identity change; How he was known for his crashes; His performance at the 2000 World Cup finals in Spain.


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