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Average Skier Gets Into Winter Olympics Through Loophole And People Are Applauding

By Mark Pygas

People dedicate themselves to their sport for years, and even decades, just to get a shot at competing in the Summer and Winter Olympics. Expect for American Elizabeth Swaney, apparently. Through a series of elaborate loopholes, she was able to get a spot at the PyeongChang games in South Korea. 

Her performance in the freeski halfpipe qualifying rounds? Distinctly average...