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Olympics in 30 Days: Who's Qualified for Team USA?

Who has qualified to represent the United States in Sochi? When and how will the rest of Team USA be named? Here's a sport-by-sport look at everything you need to know.
Who has qualified to represent the United States in Sochi? When and how will the rest of Team USA be named? Here's a sport-by-sport look at everything you need to know.

Alpine skiing
The team is expected to be named after the men's and women's FIS Alpine World Cup on Sunday, Jan. 26. A maximum of 22 skiers can be named to the U.S. team, with a maximum of 14 skiers of each gender. No more than four U.S. skiers may compete in any single event (only three for super combined). Skiers can earn nomination to the team based on their performance in World Cup events or via discretionary selection by the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) head coaches.

Full details of team selection criteria available here.

Biathlon
The following athletes have been nominated to the U.S. Olympic team:

Men
Lowell Bailey

Tim Burke
Leif Nordgren

Women
Annelies Cook
Susan Dunklee

Up to two more men and three more women are expected to be added to the team in January by virtue of their performances in World Cup or IBU Cup events.

Full details of team selection criteria available here.

Bobsled
World Cup races, beginning in November 2013, will be used to determine the number of slots the U.S. team will receive (up to three 2-man sleds, three 4-man sleds and three 2-woman sleds). The team is expected to be announced in mid-to-late January, with selections largely based on World Cup performance.

Cross-country skiing
The team is expected to be named on Jan. 22. The U.S. may enter up to four athletes per event as determined by the FIS, with a maximum of up to 12 male or female athletes and 20 athletes total. Athletes ranked in the top 50 in distance World Cup standings or sprint World Cup standings as of Jan. 12, 2014, may be nominated to the team. If there are not enough athletes in the top 50, additional athletes may be selected via coaches' discretion.

Full details of team selection criteria available here.

For a breakdown of other sports and qualifiers, you can click here.

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