Freeskier Gus Kenworth cozies up to a Sochi stray

Julianne Cassidy

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06: (BROADCAST-OUT) Gus Kenworthy of the USA Skiing team poses in the Rosa Khutor Mountain Village ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) Photo: Image by Getty Images

Freeskier Gus Kenworth cozies up to a Sochi stray

By Julianne Cassidy. CREATED Feb 11, 2014

Denver native Gus Kenworthy, 22, on Team USA shows us the softest side of the much-reported-on Sochi strays.

The Winter Games freeskier met an equally adorable fuzzy friend while awaiting his Feb. 13 debut in ski slopestyle.

Sitting upright on Kenworthy's lap, those puppy dog eyes sure have us saying, "aw!"