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Is the new Mexican Sochi Olympian a Mariachi by night?

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When Mexico wants to challenge the world’s top athletes in alpine skiing, it turns to one man. His name is Hubertus von Hohenlohe, he’s 55 years old, and he dresses in a flamboyant, skin-hugging suit seemingly borrowed from a vihuela-strumming mariachi.

Von Hohenlohe is a force of nature: Germanic prince, a pop singer called Andy Himalaya and Royal Disaster, professional athlete, photographer, lover (presumably), mariachi-suit wearer (most definitely).

Read more: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/arts-and-lifestyle/2014/01/mexicos-olympic-ski-team-one-guy-mariachi-suit/8258/

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