Trick Or Treat! Team USA’s Best Costumes

Before they wore Team USA uniforms, these athletes dressed up as clowns, pirates, Harry Potter and more

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Ashley Caldwell
Aerials skier Ashley Caldwell, a 2010 and 2014 Olympian, looked ready to take flight in her clown costume.
Adam Rippon
Adam Rippon's figure skating costumes usually involve plenty of rhinestones and mesh, but as a child he kept it comparatively simple in a Spider-Man outfit.
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Figure skater Ashley Wagner and her younger brother dressed as a cowgirl and cowboy.
Declan Farmer
Sled hockey player Declan Farmer traded his hockey stick for a wand when he dressed up as Harry Potter.
Joey Mantia
Speed skater Joey Mantia was a pirate, complete with an eye patch and parrot, for Halloween one year.
Erin Hamlin
Luge athlete Erin Hamlin (right) wears a sleek helmet when she competes, but chose a poofy red afro when she dressed up as a clown.
Carlo Valdes
Bobsled athlete Carlo Valdes transformed into a Mexican wrestler when he dressed up as Jack Black's character from the movie "Nacho Libre."
Jamie Greubel Poser
Before bobsled athlete Jamie Gruebel Poser won a bronze medal in Sochi wearing red, white and blue, she dressed up in all pink with some friends.
Julia Marino
Snowboarder Julia Marino will go for Olympic gold in PyeongChang; as a kid, she wore a different kind of medal, a Nobel Prize, as Alfred Einstein.
Kelly Clark
Snowboarder Kelly Clark (left) as the hot dog to her friend's ketchup.
Jason Brown
Figure skater Jason Brown will be dressed as a Founding Father for his "Hamilton" short program this season, but as a kid he once skated as a farmer.
Jessie Diggins
Cross-country skier Jessie Diggins (left) dressed up as a pink angel to go trick or treating with her younger sister.
Laurenne Ross
Alpine skier Laurenne Ross as a sunglasses-wearing pink dinosaur.
Madison Hubbell
Ice dancer Madison Hubbell playing dress-up with her two older brothers.
Mariah Bell
Figure skater Mariah Bell traded her skates for ballet shoes when she dressed up as a ballerina.
Meghan Duggan
Hockey player Meghan Duggan wore a gold crown as part of this costume.
Mikaela Shiffrin
Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin (right) wore her Batman mask and cape while fighting crime in the woods with her brother.
Steven Nyman
Alpine skier Steven Nyman (right) looked spooked by his and his older brother's clown make-up.
Tim Burke
Biathlete Tim Burke with a miniature cow friend.
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