After Olympian Michael Phelps revealed that he consumed 12,000 calories a day during his training, the diets of world-class athletes became a point of discussion.

With the Winter Olympics just around the corner, we wondered what this new group of athletes was eating. Learn what the top athletes (from skiers to hockey players) are consuming to prepare for the Olympics.

Check out the slideshow above for more on the diets of Olympians.

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