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Sochi Winter Olympics men's snowboard slopestyle medalists, from left, Mark McMorris, of Canada, bronze; Sage Kotsenburg, of the United States, gold; and Staale Sandbech, of Norway, silver. (Photo: Morry Gash/AP)
Sochi Winter Olympics men's snowboard slopestyle medalists, from left, Mark McMorris, of Canada, bronze; Sage Kotsenburg, of the United States, gold; and Staale Sandbech, of Norway, silver. (Photo: Morry Gash/AP)
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Winter Olympics: Why Do Olympians ‘Bite Down on Their Booty?’

By Meagan Hook | BSU at the Games

Chomping into the gold. Salivating over the silver. Biting a piece of the bronze.

One sees it with regularity during the medal ceremonies on Krasnodar-Teatralnaya Square at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia.

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BSU at the Games
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Winter Olympics: ‘I Just Met Shaun White; Like What?!’

By Taylor Imus | BSU at the Games

An impromptu Twitter diary from my tweets regarding BSU at the Games during the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
In exactly one month from today, I'll be

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Winter Olympics: Erin Hamlin Wins First U.S. Luge Medal; Shaun White Fourth in Halfpipe

American luger Erin Hamlin made U.S. Olympic history and Norway took the lead in overall medals at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia.

Here's a recap of Tuesday's action in Sochi:

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Harry How, Getty Images
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Michigan Olympians Having Fun in Sochi

Years of training and hard work has lead to a trip to the Sochi Winter Olympics for many athletes with Michigan ties.

The competition is fierce, but that doesn't mean there's not time to have a little fun.

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Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
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Winter Olympics: Built for Speed, U.S.’ Innovative Under Armour Skin Suits Hit the Ice

By Allyson Burger | BSU at the Games

Since the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, U.S. engineers in sports technology and aerospace have joined forces on a top-secret project.

What was it? Super-secret spy technology? A faster than the speed of light aircraft?

No.

The mission had one sole purpose: to make the fastest speedskaters in the world even faster.

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Winter Olympics: U.S. Skier Julia Mancuso Wins Bronze Medal

An American skier continued to etch her place in Winter Olympics history on Monday, and the Dutch rose to the top of the medal count.

Here's a recap of the day's action in Sochi, Russia:

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Winter Olympics: So, What’s the Deal with Biathlon?

By Jeremy Ervin | BSU at the Games

The Olympic Games provide a venue to many sports that don’t get much national attention between international competitions.

Biathlon is among those.

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Meijer State Games of Michigan - Winter Games
Meijer State Games of Michigan - Winter Games
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Meijer Winter State Games are This Weekend in West Michigan

This weekend, February 14-16, 2014 an estimated 2,000+ athletes from all corners of Michigan will come and represent 13 sports and compete in the inaugural Meijer State Games of Michigan - Winter Games.

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These Winter Sports Fails Get Us Ready for the Olympics

What better way for us to get psyched for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics than with a video highlighting 10 winter sports fails?

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Winter Olympics: Snowboarder Jamie Anderson’s Sacrifices Pay Off with Slopestyle Gold

By Hayli Goode / BSU at the Games

American snowboarder Jamie Andersonwon a gold medal Sunday in women’s slopestyle snowboarding, a new sport in the Winter Olympics.

Anderson credited the win at the Sochi Winter Olympics

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Sage Kotsenburg and Jamie Anderson
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Winter Olympics: U.S. Sweeps Slopestyle Gold Medals

The United States dominated a new Olympic sport, and the host nation of Russia claimed its first gold of the Sochi Winter Olympics during the first weekend of competition.

Here's a recap.

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BSU at the Games
BSU at the Games
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Winter Olympics: Volunteer Discusses Security Efforts in Sochi [Video]

The Sochi Winter Olympics are not without controversy.

The growing concern is security.

Hear one Olympic volunteer's impression of the safety and security of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

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