5 Olympians over 45 — Presented by Carnival Cruise Lines

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We've heard a lot about the youngest athletes competing in the Winter Olympics, but what about the oldest? These five veterans, all age 45 or over, join their younger counterparts in Sochi this year. — Presented by Carnival Cruise LinesChelsea Evers

WINTERBERG, GERMANY - MARCH 05:  Wok WM mit Stefan Raab, Winterberg, 05.03.05; Moderatorin Sonja KRAUS, Winston WATT  (Photo by Moritz Winde/Bongarts/Getty Images)
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WINTERBERG, GERMANY - MARCH 05:  Wok WM mit Stefan Raab, Winterberg, 05.03.05; Moderatorin Sonja KRAUS, Winston WATT  (Photo by Moritz Winde/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Mexico's only winter Olympian, alpine skier Hubertus von Hohenlohe, smiles as he takes pictures of the Olympic mascots during a welcome ceremony at the Mountain Olympic Village prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Mexico's only winter Olympian, alpine skier Hubertus von Hohenlohe, smiles as he takes pictures of the Olympic mascots during a welcome ceremony at the Mountain Olympic Village prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia
Mexico's only winter Olympian, alpine skier Hubertus von Hohenlohe, smiles as he takes pictures of the Olympic mascots during a welcome ceremony at the Mountain Olympic Village prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
In this photo taken on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, cross-country skiers Gary and Angelica di Silvestri pose for a photo at the Yellowstone Club in Big Sky, Mont. The American-born man and his Italian-born wife will be representing the tiny Caribbean island nation of Dominica at the Winter Olympics in Sochi next month. The former finance professionals, granted Dominica citizenship for their philanthropic work on the island, are finishing their training in Montana while hastily arranging their own visas, travel logistics and footing the bill for the entire expedition. (AP Photo/Janie Osborne)
Island of Dominica competes in first Winter Games
In this photo taken on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, cross-country skiers Gary and Angelica di Silvestri pose for a photo at the Yellowstone Club in Big Sky, Mont. The American-born man and his Italian-born wife will be representing the tiny Caribbean island nation of Dominica at the Winter Olympics in Sochi next month. The former finance professionals, granted Dominica citizenship for their philanthropic work on the island, are finishing their training in Montana while hastily arranging their own visas, travel logistics and footing the bill for the entire expedition. (AP Photo/Janie Osborne)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 09: John Jahr of Germany in action during curling training on day 2 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Ice Cube Curling Centre on February 9, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Around the Games: Day 2 - 2014 Winter Olympic Games
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 09: John Jahr of Germany in action during curling training on day 2 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Ice Cube Curling Centre on February 9, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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