Freestyle Skiing

Monday Jan. 20, 2014 10:24

Canada's Olympic freestyle ski team

Canada Freestyle and the Canadian Olympic Committee officially announce the 26 athletes that will represent Canada in freestyle skiing at the Olympics in Sochi.

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    Olympic moguls champion Alex Bilodeau has been on the podium in every event this season. He topped the podium in the final three events leading up to the Olympics in Sochi and is poised for a repeat performance at the Games. (Getty Images)

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    Mikael Kingsbury, moguls, was crowned 2013 World Champion. This season he came out of the gate strong winning three straight World Cup events. He finished the Olympic qualification period on a high note winning silver in Val St. Come, Que. (Hakon Mosvold Larsen/Scanpix Norway/Associated Press)

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    Dara Howell, slopestyle, won X Games in 2013 and won silver at World Championships in Voss, Norway.  This season, she won a World Cup at Copper Mountain in Colorado and finished second at the final Olympic qualifier in Park City, Utah. Howell currently leads the overall World Cup slopestyle standings. (Julie Jacobson/Associated Press)

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    Kaya Turski is a 3-time X Games Champion and was crown World Champion in slopestyle in 2013.  Turski was sidelined with an ACL injury in March but the veteran proved she deserves a spot in Sochi winning bronze in her return to competition in January. (Canadian Press)

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    Roz Groenewoud, halfpipe, highlighted her 2013 season winning World Cup finals in Sierra Nevada, Spain. The 2011 World Champion sat out most of this season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on her knees. She has since returned to snow and is ready to challenge for a medal in Sochi. (Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Justin Dorey, halfpipe, missed most of the 2013 due to injury but has come back stronger than ever this season. Dorey won the overall World Cup title just two weeks before the Olympics in Sochi and looks to carry the momentum into the Games. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press)

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    Mike Riddle, halfpipe, was stellar during the 2013 season and finished the year atop the overall World Cup standings. This season, he has continued to perform winning silver at a World Cup in Breckenridge, Colo. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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    Travis Gerrits, aerials, capped off his strong 2013 season winning silver at the World Championships in Voss, Norway.  This year, he won gold at the first World Cup of the season in Beijing, China. (Hakon Mosvold Larsen/NTB Scanpix/Associated Press)

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    Maxime Dufour-Lapointe, moguls, has been a member of the national team since 2006. This season she has been skiing stronger than ever posting her best results to date including a bronze medal and 5th place finish in back-to-back events in Deer Valley, Utah. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty)

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    Chloe Dufour-Lapointe, moguls, came close to the podium at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver finishing 5th.  The 2013 dual moguls World Champion has been solid this season and finished off her Olympic qualification with a win in Val St. Come, Que. (Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

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    Justine Dufour-Lapointe, moguls, secured her spot in Sochi winning bronze at World Championships in Voss, Norway., last season. This year, she's been on the podium in six of seven World Cup events, winning two of them. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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