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Sochi Olympics' warm weather adds challenging element to Games

Los Angeles Times - 11 Feb 2014
SOCHI, Russia — After taking a few practice runs down the halfpipe at the Sochi Olympics earlier this week, Hannah Teter had some concerns. To say the least. "I couldn't do any of my tricks," the American snowboarder said. "It was just the worst pipe ...
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Russia's fate for Winter Olympics to be decided Dec. 5

CBC.ca - 17 Nov 2017
The International Olympic Committee will decide on Dec. 5 if Russia can compete at the PyeongChang Winter Games. Russia faces being banned from the Feb. 9-25 event in South Korea as punishment for state-backed doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
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SINAI SAYS: Israeli athletes set to don gloves for Winter Olympics

The Jerusalem Post - 22 Nov 2017
Bychenko, who also represented Israel at the 2014 Sochi Games, registered the best-ever finish for an Israeli man at the figure skating world championships in Helsinki this year, ending the event in 10th place, which earned Israel a second berth in the ...
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Snowboard star White ready to put Sochi 2014 woes behind him

Olympics - 10 Nov 2017
White won his first two Olympic halfpipe golds in Turin and Vancouver, yet failed to make it a hat-trick at Sochi 2014, where an uncharacteristically sub-par performance in the final cost him a medal. Now back to his brilliant best, he has his sights ...
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Russia awaits decision on possible ban from 2018 Winter Olympics

KOAT Albuquerque - 18 Nov 2017
The International Olympic Committee says it will decide on Dec. 5 if Russia can compete at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. Russia faces being banned from the Feb. 9-25 games in South Korea as punishment for state-backed doping at the 2014 Sochi ...
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19 Colorado athletes competed in 2014 Sochi Olympics

9NEWS.com - 08 Nov 2017
KUSA - As we countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, we are looking back at the Colorado athletes who competed in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. 19 Colorado athletes were selected to compete in Sochi. The only state that had more was ...
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KHL could pull out of Olympics over Russia doping cases

CBC.ca - 04 Nov 2017
Canada's current Olympic roster includes 15 players from the KHL including goalie Ben Scrivens (Salavat Yulaev Ufa) as well as forwards Wojtek Wolski (Kunlun Red Star), Brandon Kozun (Lokomotiv Yaroslavl), Eric O'Dell (HC Sochi), and Matt Frattin ...
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Former Canada, US women's hockey captains welcome baby

CBC.ca - 13 Nov 2017
Ouellette captained Team Canada to gold at the 2014 Sochi Olympics and also owns gold medals from the three previous Winter Games. Chu, who wore the 'C' from 2011-13, is a four-time Olympic medallist with the Americans, earning three silvers (2002, ...
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Devin Logan Prepares for Olympic Qualifying

Dew Tour (blog) - 17 Nov 2017
After winning a silver medal in slopestyle four years ago at the Sochi Olympics, she's one of the leading candidates to make the U.S. Olympic slopestyle team once again. But she also has her sights set on qualifying for her first Olympic halfpipe team.

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