TODAY   |  December 30, 2013

Team USA’s Sochi roster begins taking shape

Check out which star athletes will represent the U.S. in Russia for the upcoming Winter Olympic Games.

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>> have been talking about a couple of times throughout the morning. 38 days away and over the weekend a number of athletes qualified for team usa . take a look. we start on the snow where 26-year-old jessica jerome of park city utah soared into the record books winning the first u.s. women's olympic ski jumping trials.

>> this is huge. this is -- as you know, this is the first time girl versus been allowed to ski jump in the olympics and i can't believe that i have already earned my spot.

>> he will go to sochi .

>> veterans are heading to the games. in nordic combined , he will head to his record 6th olympic games .

>> it's beyond words. it's very humbling.

>> and over on the ice, two-time olympic gold medallist, davis got his ticket to sochi where he'll be looking for a three-peat.

>> she hopes to scorch the oval and will be joined by britney bo. bo a former inline skater from florida only took to the ice after watching heather compete in vancouver.

>> heather is one of my inspirations to try to pursue my olympic dream and to be standing with her today is an honor. i can't wait to get to sochi .

>> meanwhile t remaining members of team usa in nordic combined and ski jumping will be named soon. the action kicks off february 6th right here.