Coming to Fenway Park next year is the world's fastest sport on skates races.

February 8 and 9 will see a sport like no other as ice cross downhill makes its debut at Fenway Park. This event feature some of the best and toughest skaters in the world.

Skaters race four at a time, shoulder to shoulder reaching speeds of 50 mph fighting it out down a steep downhill ice track.

At crushedice.redbull.com more than 1,000 athletes from 22 countries and five continents around the world take part in races that have become so popular that they regularly draw large crowds into city centers.