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5 Examples Of The World's Most Competitive People Being Awesome To Each Other At Sochi

There's no one in the world more competitive than an Olympic athlete or coach.

Despite their I'm-going-to-crush-you attitudes, Olympians have demonstrated incredible examples of sportsmanship at Sochi.

Here are some of the nicest things the world's most competitive people did for each other.

1. Gold medalist cross-country skier Dario Cologna (Switzerland) waited 28 minutes to shake the hand of the man who came in last, Robert Carcelen (Peru).

2. Silver medalist slopestyle skiier Gus Kentworthy adopted a family of stray dogs, got them vaccinated, and lined up friends to adopt them in the States. "I'm doing what I can," he told a reporter.

3. Canadian speed skater Gilmore Junio, 23, gave up his spot in the Olympics to his friend, Denny Morrison, who fell during the qualifiers. "I was hoping the best for one of the best teammates and one of my best friends in the past four years," he said after watching Morrison win a silver medal.

4. Russia cross-country skier Anton Gafarov broke his ski during his race and was only able to finish because an opposing team's coach, Canadian Justin Wadsworth, ran out and gave him a new ski.

5. Two Canadian sisters, Justine and Chloe Dufour Lapointe, competed against each other in the moguls race. Justine, the younger sister, won gold. Her sister won silver. They accepted their medals holding hands and supporting each other. "I saw Chloe and I took her hand. We'll live that moment together," Justine told the Toronto Star.