• TEAM USA: Who is Gus Kenworthy?

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    Gus Kenworthy, 26, from Telluride, Colorado, is a 2014 Olympic silver medalist who was part of a U.S. slopestyle sweep.

    Kenworthy gained attention after adopting stay puppies in Sochi.

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    He is expected to contend in both halfpipe and slopestyle in PyeongChang.

    In 2015, Kenworthy came out with a simple message on twitter saying, "I am gay." He received an outpouring of support. 


     

     

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