In the slopestyle, Canada's Mark McMorris staked an early claim for the most inspirational story of the Games after taking bronze - just 11 months after a near-fatal crash. The pair finished behind Redmond Gerard of the USA who won gold with his best score of 87.16.
His family built a snowboard park in his backyard, but it was Sage Kotsenburg's gold-medal winning effort in the men's snowboard slopestyle final at the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games that proved to be Gerard's biggest inspiration.
The team event wraps up Sunday night, followed by the first medal ceremony of the 2018 Olympic figure skating competition. In the video, you can hear Gerard mutter, "Oh, god, this is scary", before the crowd erupts when his final score, 87.17, is revealed and all he has the breath for is a "What the fuck?" and a drawn-out "Hoooly shiiiiit!"
Following a snowboarding accident previous year, McMorris was fighting for his life after breaking 17 bones and suffering a collapsed lung and ruptured spleen.
- Perrine Laffont put France in the medals column at the Winter Olympics, skiing through the bumps and snow to take the women's moguls title. "But things like that in snowboarding happen. But that's where I told myself that I've been snowboarding since I was nine years old and that it was already a victory that I was here at the Olympic Games". I just went down kinda hard it looked like, but it didn't really hurt. He took gold despite falling on his first two runs, posting scores under 50 points.
"I know what I can do better". After his first run Gerard posed with random fans for photos.
Medals will be awarded in the women's slopestyle event. Tyler Nicholson of North Bay, Ont., was seventh and Sebastien Toutant of L'Assomption, Que., was 11th.
This year, 18 U.S. Ski & Snowboard student-athletes will compete for Team USA in South Korea, according to U.S. Ski & Snowboard.
The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea are underway, and with the tremendous athleticism on display from the world's finest athletes and the political history being written around the locale, the Olympics are must-watch TV.
The big air finals are set for February 23-24 at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre.
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The 3-1 teams are already closing in on playoff berths - the top four teams in the round robin will make Monday's semifinals. Switzerland fell to their first defeat of the competition, as they lost 6-5 against Norway.
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He said the dream of peace and prosperity in the region will remain elusive without resolving the Kashmir dispute. Kashmiris considered themselves Pakistani and wanted to live under the Pakistani flag, he added.
Since undergoing surgery, Darvish has a record of 17-17, with a 3.64 ERA, in 287 innings pitched, and 341 strikeouts in 48 starts. Darvish finished second in the American League Cy Young voting in 2013, one of two seasons in which he made more than 30 starts.
A status yellow snow-ice caution was issued for the whole country, and is due to come into effect just after midnight. Weather warnings for snow and ice have been issued for much of Scotland overnight with travel disruption possible .
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Others waved a distorted image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un photoshopped to resemble a demonic boar. The US "will not allow North Korean propaganda to hijack the message and imagery of the Olympic Games".
Plano officers were out Thursday morning mapping the scene, and crime scene investigators were collecting evidence. Police say the shooting sparked a standoff with the suspect, who randomly fired a weapon throughout the night.
However, Seoul's independent sanctions imposed on Pyongyang in 2010 ban North Korean ships from entering South Korean ports. Fred Warmbier, in particular, is scheduled to attend the opening ceremony of the upcoming Olympic Games as a special guest.
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