Touching moments in Sochi that embody the Olympic spirit

Touching moments in Sochi that embody the Olympic spirit

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Canada's Alex Bilodeau celebrates his gold medal with his brother Frederic at the Men's Freestyle Skiing Moguls final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 10, 2014. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

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by KING 5 News

KING5.com

Posted on February 23, 2014 at 12:15 PM

The Olympic Games are about more than winning and losing. Not all of the best stories involve gold, silver or bronze (though some do). Here are some of the most touching stories from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

1. Canadian inspired by brother with cerebral palsy

2. Gold medalist waits for Carcelen at finish line

3. Canadian coach gives ski to Russian athlete so he can finish race

4. Speedskater gives up spot in race allowing teammate to medal

5. Silver medalist wants to save Sochi puppies

6. Jamaican bobsled team has new theme song

7. Sarah Burke’s ashes spread on halfpipe

 

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