My 18 most dominant gold medalists at the Olympics, choosing at least one from each sport ...
Czech Republic'sgold medallist Ester Ledecka celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the snowboard women's parallel giant slalom at the Pyeongchang Medals Plaza during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. When it was pointed out to the Czech that she was the only one at the Games who had won gold medals in two different sports, she casually shrugged her shoulders and simply said: "Whatever".
She is the only living member of an exclusive group, joining fellow two-sport champions Johan Grottumsbraten and Thorleif Haug, who both won in Nordic combined and cross-country skiing at the 1928 and 1924 Winter Games respectively. Bigger, though, is that the 37-year-old mom broke countryman Ole Einar Bjørndalen's record for career Winter Olympic medals, finishing with 15.
"It was a big burden over the last week", she said. This was her day job.
In her sports, where hundredths of seconds matter, distraction is the enemy, but Ledecka said racing came naturally after competing since childhood.
Sharpe took four halfpipe runs of effect between qualifying and finals, and they were the four highest scores of the entire competition.
"I felt it was a mistake", she said afterward. I had the huge support of my team and I'm really grateful for all they are doing. "We have to do our best to promote the game and Germany-Canada was all about emotions".
Though they're both on snow, skiing and snowboarding are simply not supposed to mix. Though this year's winning margin of.088 was the slimmest in 20 years. Won Yunjong of South Korea and Nico Walther of Germany tied for second and shared the silver.
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The only figure skater who didn't lose either a short or free program. She also dazzled in the team event, putting up the second-best free skate score under the current judging system.
Ledecka's momentous accomplishment of winning unrelated events has seen her lauded by many as the "Queen of the Games", a moniker she admits was growing on her.
Frenzel missed triple gold by eight tenths of a second.
The German silver and bronze matches the feat the country achieved in Sochi in the shorter parallel slalom, although that event was not retained for Pyeongchang.
"The first, but not the last", Niskanen said. It's already the third time this year.
Her victory in the parallel giant slalom, an event in which she is the reigning world champion, was far less of a shock. Ter Mors earned gold in the 1,000 meters in long-track speedskating and added a bronze in the 3,000-meter relay in short-track.
It was the mass start event's Olympics debut, and Lee was thrilled to win in front of his home crowd. Each team had two male and two female skiers.
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