Winter Olympics: Here Is The Updated Medal Count

Tricia Pearson
February 12, 2018

"As an athlete, school has been a great outlet for me to take a break from thinking about skiing all the time and realize there is other stuff out there".

Gerard, 17, also became the youngest U.S. men's Olympic champion since 1928 and the second-youngest individual victor in Games history with his victory in slopestyle, with Canada's Max Parrot taking silver.

Parrot, from Bromont, Que., earned 87.36 points in his second run to take top spot in the second heat.

Teenager Redmond Gerard claimed the United States' first Olympic gold medal of Pyeongchang 2018 with victory in the men's slopestyle snowboarding event at Phoenix Park today.

Gerard preserved the American streak of winning gold in slopestyle, which was added to the Olympics schedule in 2014.

Celski made it to the men's 1,500-meter short track semifinals, but made contact with another skater, causing the Canadian skater to crash.

Musgrave finished 25.7 seconds behind Kruger. The crowd erupted when they realized he was taking home the gold.

Snowboarder Max Parrot collects the silver medal in the slopestyle event at the Games in South Korea. The siblings danced to a medley of Perez Prado songs.

Pak activist Asma Jahangir dies of cardiac arrest
She completed her schooling Convent of Jesus and Mary Lahore and finished her bachelor degree from Kinnaird College Lahore . Jahangir, who was 66 years old, died in hospital in Lahore after suffering a cardiac arrest, Dawn News reported.

She will start her journey at the Winter Olympics tomorrow.

'I would have to guess that people are pretty surprised.

"I still feel like a little girl - privileged and honored to be here". "It's not a fun feeling".

He began snowboarding with his brother, Malakai, at just 2 years old - and he has been riding ever since.

Primetime was again highlighted by the team figure skating event.

On Saturday, Norway's Marit Bjoergen entered the history books at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. But the moment was too important to be overshadowed by a loss. He even won gold at a World Cup Big Air event in China in November.

"I think a unified one is stronger than two divided ones. There are a lot of creative lines up there", said Gerard, who boasts a finish corral cheering section of 14-plus boisterous friends and family in South Korea, waving giant pictures of his face alongside American flags. The average GPA of U.S Ski & Snowboard athletes is 3.6, and they have Monday-Thursday class schedules that leave three days to spend practicing at any of the 10 ski resorts that are less than an hour away from campus.

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