Olympics 2010: Faces And Places

Vancouver 2010

The United States has more than 200 athletes among the over 2500 competing at the Vancouver Games. Here's a look at some of the most high-profile ones and the venues where they'll be competing.
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The United States has more than 200 athletes among the over 2500 competing at the Vancouver Games.

Here's a look at some of the most high-profile athletes and the venues where they'll be competing. All have either already won medals at Vancouver or are expected to in the days ahead. They are also among those with the richest endorsement deals.



Posted: Feb. 17, 2010

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Julia Mancuso

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Sport: Alpine Skiing

2010 Olympic Medals: 2 Silver

Previous Olympic Medals: 1 Gold

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Evan Lysacek

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Sport: Figure Skating

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Gold

Previous Olympic Medals: None

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Apolo Anton Ohno

Sport: Short track speed skating Previous Olympic medals: 2 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze
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Sport: Short Track Speed Skating

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Silver, 2 Bronze

Previous Olympic Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Silver, 2 Bronze


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Bode Miller

Sport: Alpine Skiing Previous Olympic medals: 2 silver
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Sport: Alpine Skiing

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze

Previous Olympic Medals: 2 Silver


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Lindsey Vonn

Sport: Alpine Skiing Previous Olympic medals: 0
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Sport: Alpine Skiing

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze

Previous Olympic Medals: None


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Shani Davis

Sport: Speed Skating Previous Olympic Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver
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Sport: Speed Skating

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver

Previous Olympic Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver


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Shaun White

Sport: Snowboarding Previous Olympic Medals: 1 Gold
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Sport: Snowboarding

2010 Olympic Medals: 1 Gold

Previous Olympic Medals: 1 Gold


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BC Place

Event: Opening and Closing Ceremonies Capacity: 55,000
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Event: Opening and Closing Ceremonies

Stadium Capacity: 55,000


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Canada Hockey Place

Events: Ice Hockey Venue Capacity: 19,300
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Events: Ice Hockey

Arena Capacity: 19,300


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Pacific Coliseum

Events: Figure Skating and Short Track Speed Skating Capacity: 14,200
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Events: Figure Skating and Short Track Speed Skating

Capacity: 14,200


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Vancouver Olympic Centre

Events: Curling Capacity: 5,600
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Events: Curling

Capacity: 5,600


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Whistler Olympic Park

Events: Biathlon, Cross-Country Skiing, Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping. Capacity: 12,000
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Events: Biathlon, Cross-Country Skiing, Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping

Capacity: 12,000


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