Ayuko Ito and Biba Sakurai of team Japan and Jessica Smith and Alyson Dudek of the US compete in the women's 3000m relay heat race of the ISU World Cup short track speed skating event in Dresden, eastern Germany, on February 8, 2013. AFP PHOTO / ROBERT MICHAEL
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Short track speed skater Alyson Dudek, short track speed skater Emily Scott, speed skater Lauren Cholewinski, speed skater Brittany Bowe and speed skater Sugar Todd of the United States pose with bikes in front of the Olympic rings ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Olympic Park on February 5, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
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Alyson Dudek (L) Emily Scott skate in the women's 1000m first race finals at the Short Track US Single Distance Championships on August 25, 2013 at the Olympic Oval in Kearns, Utah.
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Alyson Dudek (L) Jessica Smith (C) and Emily Scott (R) skate in the women's 500m second race finals at the Short Track US Single Distance Championships on August 24, 2013 at the Olympic Oval in Kearns, Utah.