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US fans Carol Escobar, Tom O'Connor, left, and Stephen Arlington celebrate after US snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg won the first ever Olympic Snowboard Slopestyle competition Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Sochi Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette