Olympic 100-meter hurdler Lolo Jones added the Winter Olympics to her resume in January, when she was chosen to represent the U.S. in the bobsled at the games in Sochi, Russia. Here are some classic photos of Jones, who is set to become the ninth American to compete in both a Summer and Winter Olympics.
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Jones helped the U.S. team win gold in the combined bobsled-skeleton team event at the 2013 World Championships.
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Jones and Jazmine Fenlator finished second place in the 2012 Bobsled World Cup at Lake Placid, N.Y.
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Jones at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles.
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Jones on the Starter Red Carpet at the Maxim Party during Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans.
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Jones participated in DIRECTV'S Seventh Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl before Super Bowl 47 in New Orleans.
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Jones and singer Kelly Rowland at ESPN The Magazine's "NEXT" Event Super Bowl party in New Orleans.
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President Barack Obama embraces Jones while welcoming members of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams to the White House in September 2012. The U.S. team brought home 104 medals, 46 of them gold, from the games in London.
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Jones poses with Detroit punter Ben Graham before a Lions-Rams game at Ford Field in Detroit.
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Jones at a party in London during the Olympics.
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Jones gets ready for the start of a hurdles heats in London. She would go on to make the finals, but missed a medal by one-tenth of a second.
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Jones waves to the crowd during the opening ceremonies of the London Games.
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In the leadup to the Olympics, Jones appeared on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.
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SI photographer Robert Beck arranged this elaborate photo shoot of Jones in Baton Rouge before the 2012 Games.
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Lolo Jones and Bernard Legat, Olympic medalist and American record holder for the mile, speak to the media in New York in advance of the annual indoor meet at Madison Square Garden.
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Jones arrives at the 2011 Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards.
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Jones attends the Red Bulletin Magazine Launch in June 2011. Red Bulletin Magazine featured Jones on the July 2011 cover.
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Jones poses for a portrait during a 2011 USOC Portrait Shoot. Injury and illness forced her to miss most of the 2011 indoor season.
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Jones celebrates her gold medal in the 60-meter hurdles at the IAAF World Indoor Championships.
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Jones celebrates her first-place win in the 100-meter hurdles during the 2010 USA Track & Field Championships.
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Jones (right) and Perdita Felicien of Canada pose after the 400-meter hurdles during the IAAF Continental Cup in 2010. Jones finished second and Felicien third.
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Jones clears a hurdle during the Adidas Grand Prix en route to a time of 12.55 seconds.
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Jones poses with Terrence Trammell after the two were named the Visa Championship Series athletes of the meet in the USA Track & Field Indoor Championships. Jones won the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 7.88.
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Jones signs autographs at the Olympic Museum in Switzerland. She competed in the Athletissima 100-meter hurdles a few days later, finishing in eighth.
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Jones appeared at the traditional strawberry party before the Golden League Bislett Games. She finished second in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 12.66
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Gold medalist Jones poses with Candice Davis of the U.S. (left) and Cuba's Anay Tejeda during the awards ceremony for the 60-meter hurdles at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in 2009.
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Jones poses for the NBC Today Show Studio after failing to medal at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics. She finished seventh.
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Jones appears near tears after a disappointing performance during the 100-meter hurdles final at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Jones tripped on the penultimate hurdle, losing her lead and finishing in 7th.
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Jones takes first during a heat in Beijing. She beat Cuba's Anay Tejeda and France's Reina Okori.
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Jones passes the baton to teammate Monique Hall during the Texas Relays in Austin.
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Jones clears in the 60-meter hurdles during the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships as UCLA's Dawn Harper follows close behind. With a time of 8.12 seconds, Jones came in second.
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Bill Cosby chats with Jones and other members of the LSU women's shuttle hurdle relay team, including RaNysha LeBlanc, Tiffany Robinson and Brittany Littlejohn, at the 110th Penn Relays in Philadelphia.
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