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Want to be an Olympian? Move to New Hampshire!

February 12, 2014

According to USA Today, “the United States sent a record 230 athletes to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. From which 50 states do those athletes come? It’s easy to guess that California and New York are responsible for sending the most athletes, as they’re two of the most populous states in the nation. But what happens when you rank the states in terms of athletes per resident instead of total athletes? With the help of numbers from The Washington Post and Business Insider, we found out which state is king of the Winter Games.”

Vermont is #1 and New Hampshire is #2, with nine athletes – that’s 1 for every 146,000 residents.

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About Jan Stearns

I've been living in and loving New Hampshire's White Mountains for most of my life. I moved to Waterville Valley in 1981 and quickly realized why it was dubbed a Yankee Shangri-la. Once you’ve experienced Waterville Valley, you’ll want to call it yours. The great team of Realtors at Waterville Valley Realty can help you find a Waterville Valley home that fits your lifestyle and budget.

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