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Power 100 rank: 64
Sport: Speed skater
Most recent notable achievement: 2009 World Championships gold medal
Key sponsors: Vick's, Coca-Cola, Alaska Airlines
Why he's on the list: Even with his 10 national titles, Ohno managed to escape the wilderness of speed skating and become a recognizable athlete only with his 2007 appearance on Dancing with the Stars. In the time since, the American skater continued to win, and the sponsorships continued to arrive.