Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman

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Maddie Bowman won first place at both the 2013 and 2014 X Games. The 20-year-old skier will go for gold again in Sochi.

TIGNES, FRANCE - MARCH 22: Third place Maddie Bowman of the USA poses after the Woman's Ski Superpipe final during day five of Winter X Games Europe 2013 on March 22, 2013 in Tignes, France. (Photo by Richard Bord/Getty Images)
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
TIGNES, FRANCE - MARCH 22: Third place Maddie Bowman of the USA poses after the Woman's Ski Superpipe final during day five of Winter X Games Europe 2013 on March 22, 2013 in Tignes, France. (Photo by Richard Bord/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 25: Freestyle skier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot on April 25, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Maddie Bowman
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 25: Freestyle skier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot on April 25, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Maddie Bowman
PARK CITY, UT - OCTOBER 01: Freeskier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Media Summit ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on October 1, 2013 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
PARK CITY, UT - OCTOBER 01: Freeskier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Media Summit ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on October 1, 2013 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
"Casual outfit for skiing in LA" - <a href="https://ec.yimg.com/ec?url=http%3a%2f%2finstagram.com%2fmaddie_bowman%2f%23%26quot%3b&t=1516640854&sig=LIBW4kEtXZUycIT6pIuvzQ--~D rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddie_bowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddie_bowman</a>, Instagram
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
"Casual outfit for skiing in LA" - @maddie_bowman, Instagram
<span class="twitter-atreply pretty-link">"</span><span class="twitter-atreply pretty-link">We are ready for opening ceremonies <a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="https://twitter.com/britasig" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@britasig"><s>@</s><b>britasig</b></a> <a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="https://twitter.com/totallybarf" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@totallybarf"><s>@</s><b>totallybarf</b></a>" - <a href="https://twitter.com/maddiebowman" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddiebowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddiebowman</a>, Twitter</span><span class="twitter-atreply pretty-link"><b><br></b></span>
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
BRECKENRIDGE, CO - DECEMBER 13: Maddie Bowman looks on as she went on to win the women's ski superpipe at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships on December 13, 2013 in Breckenridge, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
BRECKENRIDGE, CO - DECEMBER 13: Maddie Bowman looks on as she went on to win the women's ski superpipe at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships on December 13, 2013 in Breckenridge, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
"NYC -&gt;Tahoe to see this home boy score an awesome goal and play some soccer . Worth it. #selfienotscared #ladyvikings #sweeg" - <a href="https://ec.yimg.com/ec?url=http%3a%2f%2finstagram.com%2fmaddie_bowman%2f%23%26quot%3b&t=1516640854&sig=LIBW4kEtXZUycIT6pIuvzQ--~D rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddie_bowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddie_bowman</a>, Instagram
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
"NYC ->Tahoe to see this home boy score an awesome goal and play some soccer . Worth it. #selfienotscared #ladyvikings #sweeg" - @maddie_bowman, Instagram
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 31: Maddie Bowman skis during qualification for the FIS Freestyle Ski Halfpipe World Cup at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain on January 31, 2013 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 31: Maddie Bowman skis during qualification for the FIS Freestyle Ski Halfpipe World Cup at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain on January 31, 2013 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
ASPEN, CO - JANUARY 25: Maddie Bowman of the USA warms up during practice as she went on to win the gold medal in the Women's Ski Superpipe Finals at Winter X Games Aspen 2013 at Buttermilk Mountain on January 25, 2013 in Aspen, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
ASPEN, CO - JANUARY 25: Maddie Bowman of the USA warms up during practice as she went on to win the gold medal in the Women's Ski Superpipe Finals at Winter X Games Aspen 2013 at Buttermilk Mountain on January 25, 2013 in Aspen, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
"It's awhile back Thursday right? Miss this summer but mostly this woman. -JNC" - <a href="https://ec.yimg.com/ec?url=http%3a%2f%2finstagram.com%2fmaddie_bowman%2f%23%26quot%3b&t=1516640854&sig=LIBW4kEtXZUycIT6pIuvzQ--~D rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddie_bowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddie_bowman</a>, Instagram
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
"It's awhile back Thursday right? Miss this summer but mostly this woman. -JNC" - @maddie_bowman, Instagram
"Brother!!! #reunited #playoffs #playerforlife #spectatorhat #wrestlingtime" - <a href="https://ec.yimg.com/ec?url=http%3a%2f%2finstagram.com%2fmaddie_bowman%2f%23%26quot%3b&t=1516640854&sig=LIBW4kEtXZUycIT6pIuvzQ--~D rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddie_bowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddie_bowman</a>, Instagram
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
"Brother!!! #reunited #playoffs #playerforlife #spectatorhat #wrestlingtime" - @maddie_bowman, Instagram
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 25: Freestyle skier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot on April 25, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Maddie Bowman
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 25: Freestyle skier Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot on April 25, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Maddie Bowman
"Who better to get your hair done by for Olympic Opening Ceremonies than figure skater <a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="https://twitter.com/MaiaShibutani" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@MaiaShibutani"><s>@</s><b>MaiaShibutani</b></a><span class="twitter-atreply pretty-link">?" - <a href="https://twitter.com/maddiebowman" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:@maddiebowman" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">@maddiebowman</a>, Twitter</span><span class="twitter-atreply pretty-link"><b><br></b></span>
Team USA freestyle skier Maddie Bowman
"Who better to get your hair done by for Olympic Opening Ceremonies than figure skater @MaiaShibutani
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 07: Freestyle Skier Maddie Bowman of the United States attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) at on February 7, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Around the Games: Day 0 - 2014 Winter Olympic Games
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 07: Freestyle Skier Maddie Bowman of the United States attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) at on February 7, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 18: (L-R) Keri Herman, Maddie Bowman and Devin Logan take a &quot;selfie&quot; after being named to the US Olympic Freeskiing Team on day two of the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort January 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)
Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix-Day 2
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 18: (L-R) Keri Herman, Maddie Bowman and Devin Logan take a "selfie" after being named to the US Olympic Freeskiing Team on day two of the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort January 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

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