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Practice Makes Perfect? Athletes Gear Up for Sochi Games

Image: Bobby Brown of the United States trains in Sochi.
Bobby Brown of the United States trains during Ski Slopestyle practice at the Extreme Park at Rosa Khutor Mountain ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 3, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. Cameron Spencer / Getty Images

With just two days to go until competition gets underway, athletes are gearing up for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Among them is slopestyle skier Bobby Brown, above, a Denver native and diehard Broncos fan who was no doubt hoping to wipe out the memory of Sunday's Super Bowl when he hit the slopes Tuesday.

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Vanessa James of France practices with her pairs partner Morgan Cipres at the figure skating practice rink. Ivan Sekretarev / AP
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A picture taken with a tilt-shift lens shows skaters in action during a practice session for the Speed Skating event in the Adler Arena. TATYANA ZENKOVICH / EPA
Image: Kim Jun Ho of South Korea crashes during practice at the Adler Arena in preparation for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
Speed skater Kim Jun Ho, left, of South Korea crashes during practice at the Adler Arena. ISSEI KATO / Reuters