Take a look at some of the top Olympic medal contenders in ski jumping this winter. There are 4 medal events for the sport. Three medal events for the men and one for the women. Women's ski jumping will make its debut this winter at the Sochi Games.
Top medal contenders: Lindsey Van (USA)
Van made her World Cup debut in 2012. Van won the inaugural women's ski jumping World Championship in 2009. The American finished eighth overall in the 2013 ski jumping World Cup standings.
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Top medal contenders: Simon Ammann (SUI)
Ammann made his Olympic debut at the 1998 Nagano Games. The Swiss ski jumper won four Olympic medals, all of them are gold. Ammann needs to win two more Olympic medals to become the most decorated Olympic ski jumper in history.