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Follow the athletes with Utah connections going to Sochi

Published: Sunday, Feb. 2 2014 1:00 p.m. MST

Kikkan Randall from the U.S. poses for photographers after the decoration following her win in the Ladies World Cup Cross Country Ski 1.5km Sprint Free event in Szklarska Poreba, Poland, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.  (Alik Keplicz, Associated Press) Kikkan Randall from the U.S. poses for photographers after the decoration following her win in the Ladies World Cup Cross Country Ski 1.5km Sprint Free event in Szklarska Poreba, Poland, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014. (Alik Keplicz, Associated Press)

Nearly four dozen members of the U.S. Olympic team live and/or train in Utah. Here is a list of those athletes, the sports in which they compete and how fans can follow them on Twitter.

Kikkan Randall

Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska

Sport: cross country

Utah connection: Trains in Utah part-time and runs a camp each fall in Park City called “Fast and Female.”

Twitter: @Kikkanimal

Torin Koos

Hometown: Leavenworth, Wash.

USA's Heather McPhie, Hannah Kearney and Eliza Outtrim, left to right, celebrate a sweep competes in the Freestyle World Cup Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 at Deer Valley. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) USA's Heather McPhie, Hannah Kearney and Eliza Outtrim, left to right, celebrate a sweep competes in the Freestyle World Cup Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 at Deer Valley. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News)

Sport: cross country

Utah connection: Three-time Olympian skied for the University of Utah and now attends Westminster as a graduate student.

Twitter: None

Liz Stephen

Hometown: East Montpelier, Vt.

Sport: cross country

Utah connection: Trains in Utah part-time and is also involved in the “Fast and Female” annual clinic in Park City.

JR Celski competes in the 1000 meter mens finals of the U.S. Speed Skating National Championships in Kearns on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) JR Celski competes in the 1000 meter mens finals of the U.S. Speed Skating National Championships in Kearns on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Twitter: @lizstephen

Bill Demong

Hometown: Vermontville, N.Y.

Sport: Nordic combined

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah (with his wife and son)

Twitter: @billydemong

Taylor Fletcher

Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.

Sport: Nordic combined

Utah connection: Trains in Utah and attends Westminster College

Twitter: @tfletchernordic

Bryan Fletcher

Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.

Sport: Nordic combined

Utah connection: Trains in Utah and attends Westminster College

Twitter: @skifletch

Eliza Outtrim

Hometown: Hamden, Conn.

Sport: Moguls

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah and is a freshman at Westminster

Days competing: Saturday, Feb. 8

Twitter: none

Heather McPhie

Hometown: Bozeman, Mont.

Sport: Moguls

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah and is a junior (majoring in psychology) at Westminster

Days competing: Saturday, Feb. 8

Twitter: @heathermcphie

Bradley Wilson

Hometown: Butte, Mont.

Sports: Moguls

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah; member of Wasatch Freestyle Club

Twitter: @wilsfreestyle

Ashley Caldwell

Hometown: Ashburn, Va.

Sport: Aerials

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Park City

Days competing: Friday, Feb. 14

Twitter: @ashleyskis

Emily Cook

Hometown: Belmont, Mass.

Sport: Aerials

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Park City

Days competing: Friday, Feb. 14

Twitter: @emilycook

Mac Bohonnon

Hometown: Madison, Conn.

Sport: Aerials

Utah connection: Trains in Utah and attends the USSA Team Academy in Park City

Days competing: Monday, Feb. 17

Twitter: @macbohonnon

Tucker Fredricks

Hometown: Janesville, Wis.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah conection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @tuckerfredricks

Heather Richardson

Hometown: High Point, N.C.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @hlynnrichardson

Brittany Bowe

Hometown: Ocala, Fla.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @BrittanyBowe

Jilleanne Rookard

Hometown: Woodhaven, Mich.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: @jmrookard

Shani Davis

Hometown: Chicago

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: @ShaniDavis

Lauren Cholewinski

Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @lmcholewinski

Mitchell Whitmore

Hometown: Waukesha, Wis.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: None

Kelly Gunther

Hometown: Loran, Ohio

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @KellyAGunther

Maria Lamb

Hometown: River Falls, Wis.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: None

Sugar Todd

Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @Sugarmotion

Jonathan Garcia

Hometown: Houston

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @jagarcia23

Jonathan Kuck

Hometown: Champagne, Ill.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @jdkuck

Brian Hansen

Hometown: Glenview, Ill.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: @BrianTHansen

Emery Lehman

Hometown: Oak Park, Ill.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Trains in Utah

Twitter: @Mry_the_Eman

Joey Mantia

Hometown: Ocala, Fla.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @jrmantia

Patrick Meek

Hometown: Northbrook, Ill.

Sport: Long-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @patjmeek

JR Celski

Hometown: Federal Way, Wash.

Sport: Short-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @jrcelski

Eddy Alvarez

Hometown: Miami

Sport: Short-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah; played baseball at SLCC

Twitter: @eddyalvarez90

Chris Creveling

Hometown: Kitnerseville, Pa.

Sport: Short-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @TophCrev

Kyle Carr

Hometown: Peachtree City, Ga.

Sport: Short-track speedskating

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @cKyleCarr

Jordan Malone

Hometown: Denton, Texas

Sport: Short-track speedskating

Utah Connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @J2K111

Devin Logan

Hometown: W. Dover, Vt.

Sport: Ski slopestyle

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Park City; attends Westminster

Twitter: @dlogan

Angeli VanLaanen

Hometown: Bellingham, Wash.

Sport: Slopestyle ski

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @angeli_v

Maddie Bowman

Hometown: S. Lake Tahoe, Calif.

Sport: ski halfpipe

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah; attends Westminster

Twitter: @maddiebowman

Brita Sigourney

Hometown: Carmel, Calif.

Sport: Ski halfpipe

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah

Twitter: @britasig

Julia Krass

Hometown: Hanover, N.H.

Sport: Ski slopestyle

Utah connection: Lives in Park City with a host family; trains with Axis Freeskiing

Twitter: @juliakrass

Maggie Voisin

Hometown: Whitefish, Mont.

Sport: Ski slopestyle

Utah connection: Lives in Park City with a host family (youngest Olympian at age 15); is a roommate with Krass; trains with Asix Freeskiing

Twitter: @skimagg123

Marco Sullivan

Hometown: Squaw Valley, Calif.

Sport: Alpine skiing

Utah connection: Moved to Salt Lake City and attends Westminster

Twitter: @marcOsullivan

Jackie Hernandez

Hometown: Londonderry, Vt.

Sport: Snowboard cross

Utah connection: Trains in Utah and attends Westminster College

Twitter: @jackiepatty_

Lindsey Jacobellis

Hometown: Stratton Mountain, Vt.

Sport: Snowboard cross

Utah connection: Trains in Utah and attends Westminster College

Twitter: @LindsJacobellis

Ty Walker

Hometown: Stowe, Vt.

Sport: Snowboard slopestyle

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Utah; attends USSA Team Academy

Twitter: @ty_walker_

Dominic Demschar

Hometown: Melbourne, Australia

Sport: Giant slalom

Utah connection: Lives and trains in Park City, Utah

*Do you know of an Olympian with Utah ties that's not on this list? Email Amy Donaldson and we'll make sure to include him or her.

Twitter: adonsports Email: adonaldson@deseretnews.com

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