Sochi Olympics 2014: Canadians to watch

We took home an unprecedented 26 medals in Vancouver in 2010, and Team Canada’s Sochi athletes are hoping to secure an even higher count at this year’s winter games.

The 22nd Winter Olympics commence on Feb. 7, slightly in the shadow of political unrest due to Russia’s anti-gay laws.

But athletes have been arriving in the seaside Russian city – home to the ski resort Roza Khutor, where alpine and nordic Olympic events will take place – all week.

From figure skating to skiing, bobsledding to ice hockey, we’ve rounded up some Canadian athletes to watch – and here’s hoping they bring home some gold!

CLICK ON THE IMAGE FOR A GALLERY OF CANADIANS TO WATCH:

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