They've trained and sacrificed all to get to this moment.
Some Northern California athletes will succeed, others will just fall short.
NBC Bay Area's Janelle Wang traveled to Breckinridge, Colorado, one of the final stops on the Road to Sochi. That's where two Tahoe halfpipe freeskiers, Maddie Bowman and David Wise, clinched their spots on Team USA.
Janelle Wang sits down with these elite athletes, plus young figure skating phenom Polina Edmunds of San Jose.
Watch their amazing stories of endurance and perseverance even in the most difficult of situations.