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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a Dec. 14 story about an amateur swimming race in Rio de Janeiro and concerns about pollution in the water off Copacabana beach, The Associated Press erroneously attributed a quote in an emailed statement to Rio state officials. It was Rio’s local Olympic organizing committee that said “the health and welfare of the athletes is always our top priority.”
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — Shaun White found himself on the “Road to Couchi” on Sunday — not exactly where he wanted to be with a key Olympic qualifying event going on outside.
FUESSEN, Germany (AP) — The United States qualified for the men’s curling tournament at the Sochi Olympics with an 8-5 playoff victory over the Czech Republic on Sunday.
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — Practice injuries knocked Simon Dumont and Torin Yater-Wallace out of the Dew Tour on Saturday, leaving two of America’s top Olympic hopefuls in halfpipe skiing on the sideline for the season’s first qualifying event.