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Sochi Olympic Games Day 13

Photos from the Sochi Olympic Games Tuesday, February 18, 2014

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold celebrates on the podium after placing third in Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold celebrates on the podium after placing third in Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold celebrates after making the final of the Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Diebold went on to win the Bronze Medal. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold celebrates his third place finish in Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Looking on is teammate Trevor Jacob who placed 9th. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Snowboarders, Left to right, Kevin Hill of Canada, Trevor Jacob of the US and Hanno Douschan of Austria clear the final jump during the "Small Final" of the Men's Snowboard Cross event Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Jacob placed 9th overall. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Snowboarders Pierre Vaultier of France, right, and Alex Deibold of the USA celebrate their first (Vaultier) and third finishes in the Men's Snowboard Cross event Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold, center, celebrates with teammates after taking third place in Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Alex Deibold celebrates his third place finish in Men's Snowboard Cross Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Spectators sat through heavy rains to watch the Womens' Giant Slalom event Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Skier Mikaela Shiffrin takes a gate on her way to a fifth place finish in the Olympic Womens' Giant Slalom event Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Skier Mikaela Shiffrin takes a gate on her way to a fifth place finish in the Olympic Womens' Giant Slalom event Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Slovenia's Tina Maze celebrates her win in the the Womens' Giant Slalom event Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Snowboarder Jacob Trevor enters the finish area after the "Small Final" Tuesday, February 8, 2014 at the Men's Snowboard Cross event Tuesday, February 8, 2014. Jacob placed 9th overall. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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The Womens' Giant Slalom event was held Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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The mens' Snowboard Cross event was held Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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The Womens' Giant Slalom event was held Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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The rain slickened streets of Krasnaya Polyana in the mountains above Sochi Tuesday morning, February 18, 2014. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Andrey Boldykov of Russia crashes in front of US Snowboarder Nick Baumgartner during the first heat of Snowboard Cross competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Baumgartner failed to advance past this round. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Sochi Olympics Bobsleigh Women
The team from the United States USA-2, piloted by Jamie Greubel with brakeman Aja Evans, left, wave to fans after their second run during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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The team from Canada CAN-1, piloted Kaillie Humphries with brakeman Heather Moyse, brake in the finish area after their second run during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Adam Crook of the British Virgin Islands gets air during men's ski half pipe qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

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Adam Crook of the British Virgin Islands crashes during men's ski half pipe qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

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Adam Crook of the British Virgin Islands gets air during men's ski half pipe qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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Adam Crook of the British Virgin Islands gets air during men's ski half pipe qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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The team from the United States USA-3, pilot Jazmine Fenlator, left, and brakeman Lolo Jones, hug after their second run during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Sochi Olympics Medals Ceremony Freestyle Skiing Men
David Morris of Australia, the silver medalist in the men's freestyle skiing aerials, kisses his medal during the medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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The Czech Republic's Gabriela Soukalova, the silver medalist in the women's biathlon 12.5K mass start, smiles during the medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Belarus' Darya Domracheva, the gold medalist in the women's biathlon 12.5K mass start, celebrates during the medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Anton Kushnir of Belarus, center, the gold medalist in the men's freestyle skiing aerials, gestures as silver medalist David Morris of Australia, left, and bronze medalist Jia Zongyang of China, watch during their medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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David Morris of Australia, the silver medalist in the men's freestyle skiing aerials, celebrates during the medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Spectators cheer while watching the medal ceremonies at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Medalists in the women's biathlon 12.5K mass start, from left, Tiril Eckhoff of Norway, bronze, Darya Domracheva of Belarus, gold, and Gabriela Soukalova of the Czech Republic, silver, pose with their medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Sochi Olympics Medals Ceremony Speedskating Men
Men's 1,500-meter speedskating gold medalist Zbigniew Brodka of Poland throws his bouquet as silver medalist Koen Verweij of the Netherlands watches following their medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Medalists in the men's biathlon 15K mass start, from left, the Czech Republic's Ondrej Moravec, bronze, Norway's Emil Hegle Svendsen, gold, and France's Martin Fourcade, silver, pose with their medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Russian punk group Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, in the blue balaclava, and Maria Alekhina, in the pink balaclava, make their way through a crowd after they were released from a police station, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Adler, Russia. No charges were filed against Tolokonnikova and Alekhina along with the three others who were detained. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Five women wearing balaclavas, two of whom are members of the Russian punk group Pussy Riot, make their way through a crowd after they were released from a police station, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Adler, Russia. No charges were filed against the Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, in the blue balaclava, and Maria Alekhina, in the pink, who were held along with several other people near the city's ferry terminal. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Sven Kramer of the Netherlands holds his head as he walks accompanied by official German Panov for the flower ceremony for the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

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Gold medallist Jorrit Bergsma of the Netherlands celebrates after competing in the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

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Sven Kramer of the Netherlands, front, and South Korea's Lee Seung-hoon compete in the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

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Silver medallist Sven Kramer of the Netherlands reflects after missing gold in the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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A coach jumps over a barricade to congratulate Jorrit Bergsma of the Netherlands for winning gold in the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. USA's Aaron Blunck from Colorado placed 7th and his teammate, David Wise won the Gold Medal. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Canada's Noah Bowman placed 5th. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Canada's Mike Riddle won the silver medal in the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Halfpipe Skier David Wise celebrates after winning the Olympic Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Halfpipe Skier David Wise, right, is congratulated by teammate Aaron Blunck after winning the Olympic Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Halfpipe Skier Aaron Blunck, right, congratulates teammate David Wise after Wise won the Olympic Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Halfpipe Skier David Wise celebrates after winning the Olympic Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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The Men's Ski Halfpipe competition was held Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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US Halfpipe Skier David Wise leaps onto the podium after winning the Olympic Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. USA's Aaron Blunck from Colorado placed 7th and his teammate, David Wise won the Gold Medal. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. USA's David Wise won the Gold Medal. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Canada's Noah Bowman placed 5th. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. Canada's Justin Dorey placed 12th. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. USA's David Wise won the Gold Medal. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Halfpipe skiers navigated snow, rain and fog during the Men's Ski Halfpipe competition Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Sochi Olympic Games. France's Benoit Valentin placed 10th. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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