Tomorrow, the 2014 Winter Olympics ceremonies begin in Sochi. Here are 5 ways to eat and cook like some of the event's biggest star athletes.
1. Load up on carbs. Ice Hockey star Julie Chu loves putting her own spin on lasagna and other pasta dishes.
Try: Lasagna Puttanesca
2. Keep things simple. "I love to cook steak and potatoes," says gold medalist Ted Ligety. His favorite? Rib-eye steak with jalapeño-cheddar mashed potatoes.
Try: Pepper-and-Spice-Rubbed Rib Eye Steaks and Mashed Potatoes with Jalapeño and Cheddar