Most decorated Winter Olympians

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See which athletes have earned a record-setting number of medals during their competitive years. Yahoo Sports coverage of the Closing Ceremony is presented by United Airlines -- Chelsea Evers

CESANA SAN SICARIO, ITALY - FEBRUARY 25: Uschi Disl of Germany celebrates winning the bronze medal in the Womens Biathlon 12.5km Mass Start Final on Day 15 of the 2006 Turin Winter Olympic Games on February 25, 2006 in Cesana San Sicario, Italy. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
Uschi Disl of Germany
CESANA SAN SICARIO, ITALY - FEBRUARY 25: Uschi Disl of Germany celebrates winning the bronze medal in the Womens Biathlon 12.5km Mass Start Final on Day 15 of the 2006 Turin Winter Olympic Games on February 25, 2006 in Cesana San Sicario, Italy. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
<div>INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA - 1964: Sixten Jernberg of Sweden competes in a Cross-Country Skiing event during the 1964 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images)</div><div>By: <span class="metaContent">Robert Riger</span></div>
INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA - 1964: Sixten Jernberg of Sweden competes in a Cross-Country Skiing event during the 1964 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images) By: Robert Riger
INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA - 1964: Sixten Jernberg of Sweden competes in a Cross-Country Skiing event during the 1964 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images)
By: Robert Riger
9 FEB 1992: LYUBOV YEGOROVA OF THE UNIFIED TEAM IN ACTION IN THE 15KM CLASSICAL CROSS COUNTRY SKI FINAL DURING THE 1992 ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS. YEGOROVA TAKES THE GOLD MEDAL.
LYUBOV YEGOROVA
9 FEB 1992: LYUBOV YEGOROVA OF THE UNIFIED TEAM IN ACTION IN THE 15KM CLASSICAL CROSS COUNTRY SKI FINAL DURING THE 1992 ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS. YEGOROVA TAKES THE GOLD MEDAL.
<div>HEBER CITY, UNITED STATES - FEBRUARY 09: OLYMPISCHE WINTERSPIELE SALT LAKE CITY 2002, Heber City; SKILANGLAUF/15km FREISTIL/FRAUEN; Stefania BELMONDO/ITA - Gold - (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty)<a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/heber-city-skilanglauf-15km-freistil-frauen-stefania-news-photo/52849407" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:"><br></a></div>
Stefania BELMONDO
HEBER CITY, UNITED STATES - FEBRUARY 09: OLYMPISCHE WINTERSPIELE SALT LAKE CITY 2002, Heber City; SKILANGLAUF/15km FREISTIL/FRAUEN; Stefania BELMONDO/ITA - Gold - (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty)
Raisa Smetanima
Raisa Smetanima
Raisa Smetanima
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 22: Gold medalist Marit Bjoergen of Norway in the podium. Ladies' 30 km Mass Start Free. Day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski &amp; Biathlon Center on February 22, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Trond Tandberg/Getty Images)
Marit Bjorngen
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 22: Gold medalist Marit Bjoergen of Norway in the podium. Ladies' 30 km Mass Start Free. Day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 22, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Trond Tandberg/Getty Images)
Norway&#39;s Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, right, celebrates with former cross-country skier Bjoern Daehlie after winning the gold medal in the men&#39;s biathlon 10k sprint, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Saturday's Highlights at the Sochi Olympics
Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, right, celebrates with former cross-country skier Bjoern Daehlie after winning the gold medal in the men's biathlon 10k sprint, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 22: Ole Einar Bjoerndalen of Norway competes during the Men&#39;s 4 x 7.5 km Relay during day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 22, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Biathlon - Winter Olympics Day 15
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 22: Ole Einar Bjoerndalen of Norway competes during the Men's 4 x 7.5 km Relay during day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 22, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

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