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2014 Olympics Photos: Day 16 Of The Sochi Winter Games

02/21/2014 03:02 pm ET | Updated Feb 21, 2014

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? Wish you could see the bobsledding competition in real time? Don't fret. HuffPostSports and the HuffPost photo team are your eyes and ears in Sochi during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia.

From Mikaela Shiffrin's slalom run to patriotic face paint, here's a selection of the most memorable photographs of Day 16 of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

Check back tomorrow as we'll have even more more photos from the XXII Olympic Winter Games.

  • Matthias Schrader / AP
    France's Ophelie David, Canada's Kelsey Serwa, Canada's Marielle Thompson and Sweden's Anna Holmlund (from left) compete in the ski cross final at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • Wong Maye-E / AP
    Canada's Ryan Fry, center, delivers the rock while teammates Ryan Harnden, left, and E.J. Harnden, right, sweep the ice, during the men's curling gold medal game against Britain at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
  • Vadim Ghirda / AP
    Elise Christie of Britain, left, and Li Jianrou of China crash out in a women's 1000m short track speed skating semifinal at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
  • Julio Cortez / AP
    Sweden goaltender Henrik Lundqvist blocks a shot by Finland during the third period of a men's semifinal ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
  • Jae C. Hong / AP
    Kamil Aizetulin gets his face painted in the colors of the Russian flag during a women's ski cross seeding run at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • Sergei Grits / AP
    Russia's Anastasia Chirtcova crashes during a women's ski cross heat at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • Felipe Dana / AP
    Russia's Ekaterina Shumilova competes during the women's biathlon 4x6k relay at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • Luca Bruno / AP
    Gold medal winner Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States skis past a gate in the second run of the women's slalom at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • Natcha Pisarenko / AP
    The team from the United States, piloted by Steven Holcomb, take a curve during the men's four-man bobsled training at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
  • David Goldman / AP
    Drops of water sit along the edge of the pool at the Olympic cauldron as the sun sets in Sochi, Russia, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 21, 2014.

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