At this very moment, elite athletes from around the world have found themselves in Beijing, China to compete in the 2022 Winter Olympics. Including eight athletes from Upstate New York!

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Upstate New York is well represented at the Winter Games this year in sports such as bobsledding, skiing, figure skating, and more.

This is your chance to get to know each of the eight Olympians who are representing Upstate New York in the 2022 Winter Olympics!

Get To Know the 8 Upstate New York Athletes Competing in the Winter Olympics

Upstate New York is well represented in the 2022 Winter Olympics thanks to these eight outstanding athletes (and one honorable mention)!

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LOOK: 50 images of winning moments from sports history

Sometimes images are the best way to honor the figures we've lost. When tragedy swiftly reminds us that sports are far from the most consequential thing in life, we can still look back on an athlete's winning moment that felt larger than life, remaining grateful for their sacrifice on the court and bringing joy to millions.

Read on to explore the full collection of 50 images Stacker compiled showcasing various iconic winning moments in sports history. Covering achievements from a multitude of sports, these images represent stunning personal achievements, team championships, and athletic perseverance.

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