What Do Winter Olympic Athletes Eat?

Find out what 10 U.S. Olympians, from Shaun White to Lolo Jones, plan to eat before and after they kick butt at the Sochi Games.


Lolo Jones

Sport: Bobsled
Snacks during training: Steak, baby carrots with dip
Indulgence after competition: Super spicy chicken wings

While making the switch from track to luge, Jones took on 9,000-calories-a-day diet that included McDonald’s bacon cheeseburgers. Jones’ other essential foods include steak, fruit, dark chocolate, crawfish, and spicy chicken wings. "I usually treat myself to wings once a week. In the off-season I want to go for the record of eating 70 super spicy wings," Jones told Women's Health Mag.

  • CC

    J.R. Celski is half Filipino, the “lumpia pastries” he’s referring to are Filipino not Chinese.

    • Quincy Victoria

      And it’s not a pastry neither.

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