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Sven Kramer
Dutch speed skater Sven Kramer gets changed. Kramer won gold in the 5000m in 2010 and won every long distance race he skated this World Cup season.
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Shani Davis
Two-time gold medalist Shani Davis takes some training laps ahead of the Games. Davis won gold in the 1000m in Torino and Vancouver, and won silver in the 1500m at both Olympics as well.
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Sven Kramer
Sven Kramer of the Netherlands shares a laugh during some training time. Kramer was infamously disqualified from the 10,000m race in Vancouver after an illegal lane shift waved on by his coach.
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Shani Davis
Shani Davis takes some training laps. Davis became the first black athlete to win an individual gold medal at the Winter Olympics when he won the 1000m in 2010.
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Sven Kramer
Kramer takes some training laps. He's a huge celebrity in the Netherlands, where speed skating is enormously popular and has a deep history.
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