Sport: Snowboard cross
About him: Seth Wescott, of Sugarloaf, Maine, is one of US Snowboarding’s most decorated Olympic riders. The 37-year-old won back-to-back Olympic gold medals at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Games in snowboard cross. Wescott has also won nine X Games medals, including gold in UltraCross in 2002. He has medaled at four FIS World Championships in five appearances, including gold in 2005, and has made 72 FIS World Cup starts, winning twice in nine trips to the podium. He is a three-time national champion, has made five Grand Prix podiums, and is a two-time Mount Baker Legendary Banked Slalom winner.
Decision time: US Snowboarding will announce their team for Sochi 2014 on January 22.