If they gave out medals for good looks at the 2014 Olympics, surely these hot Olympians would make the podium.

These 20 athletes, who are representing countries around the world in Sochi, somehow make events like curling and bobsleigh seem sexy. So while we can’t wait to see Canada dominate at the Games (and check out our homegrown hotties while we’re at it), we’ll be keeping an eye out for these amazing international athletes as well.

With scores of competitors headed to Sochi, there are also a few knockouts we probably overlooked — in fact, Olympians are almost genetically guaranteed to be better looking, according to recent studies. Who do you think is the hottest Olympian to compete this year? Tell us in the comments below.

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  • Anna Sidorova

    Age: 22 Sport: Curling Country: Russia

  • Anna Sidorova

  • Henrik Lundqvist

    Age: 31 Sport: Ice Hockey Country: Sweden

  • Henrik Lundqvist

  • Gabriela Soukalová

    Age: 24 Sport: Biathlon Country: Czech Republic

  • Gabriela Soukalová

  • Aksel Lund Svindal

    Age: 31 Sport: Alpine Skiing Country: Norway

  • Aksel Lund Svindal

  • Alena Zavarzina

    Age: 24 Sport: Snowboard Country: Russia

  • Alena Zavarzina

  • Joel Fearon

    Age: 25 Sport: Bobsleigh Country: Great Britain

  • Joel Fearon

  • Tina Maze

    Age: 30 Sport: Alpine skiing Country: Slovenia

  • Tina Maze

  • Koen Verweij

    Age: 23 Sport: Speed Skating Country: Netherlands

  • Koen Verweij

  • Torah Bright

    Age: 27 Sport: Snowboard Country: Australia

  • Torah Bright

  • Joji Kato

    Age: 28 Sport: Speed Skating Country: Japan

  • Joji Kato

  • Aja Evans

    Age: 25 Sport: Bobsleigh Country: United States

  • Aja Evans

  • Ludvig Fjällström

    Age: 20 Sport: Freestyle Skiing Country: Sweden

  • Ludvig Fjällström

  • Kim Yuna

    Age: 23 Sport: Figure Skating Country: South Korea

  • Kim Yuna

  • Shani Davis

    Age: 31 Sport: Speed Skating Country: United States

  • Shani Davis

  • Vanessa Vanakorn

    Age: 35 Sport: Alpine skiing Country: Thailand

  • Vanessa Vanakorn

  • Roman Josi

    Age: 23 Sport: Ice Hockey Country: Switzerland

  • Roman Josi

  • Silje Norendal

    Age: 20 Sport: Snowboard Country: Norway

  • Silje Norendal

  • Charlie White

    Age: 26 Sport: Figure Skating Country: United States

  • Charlie White

  • Gretchen Bleiler

    Age: 32 Sport: Snowboard Country: United States

  • Gretchen Bleiler

  • Deividas Stagniunas

    Age: 28 Sport: Figure Skating Country: Lithuania

  • Deividas Stagniunas

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  • Caroline Calvé

    Age: 35 Sport: Snowboard Born: Hull, Que.

  • Caroline Calvé

  • Patrick Sharp

    Age: 32 Sport: Ice hockey Born: Winnipeg, Man.

  • Patrick Sharp

  • Heather Moyse

    Age: 35 Sport: Bobsleigh Born: Summerside, P.E.I.

  • Heather Moyse

  • William Dutton

    Age: 24 Sport: Speed skating -- long track Born: Regina, Sask.

  • William Dutton

  • Arianne Jones

    Age: 23 Sport: Luge Born: Calgary, Alta.

  • Arianne Jones

    Canada's Arianne Jones speeds down the course during her first run at the Women's luge World Cup race in Igls near Innsbruck, Austria, on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

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