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Anderson becomes first woman with 2 snowboarding medals at single Olympics
Anderson becomes first woman with 2 snowboarding medals at single OlympicsTwo men, Zan Kosir and Vic Wild, each accomplished the feat in 2014. Anderson, who earlier won gold in slopestyle, an event she also won in 2014, joined Kelly Clark and Shaun White as the only U.S. competitors to each win three snowboarding medals.read more
Source: ABC News
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:15:00 GMT
Homemade Highlights: The Battle for Big Air Snowboarding Gold
Homemade Highlights: The Battle for Big Air Snowboarding GoldIn the latest installment of WSJ's Homemade Highlights from the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, American Jamie Anderson nabs her second medal of this Olympics in big air snowboarding. Ep.9read more
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:36:00 GMT
Before winning Olympic bronze, Steamboat Springs’ Arielle Gold almost quit snowboarding
Before winning Olympic bronze, Steamboat Springs’ Arielle Gold almost quit snowboardingBONGPYEONG, South Korea — In Sochi, she never got her shot. But that shoulder injury suffered during practice in Russia’s dismal halfpipe in 2014 did more than end Arielle Gold’s first Olympics. “It really all started to fall apart right after the ...read more
Source: The Denver Post
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:01:00 GMT
Snowboarding: Gutsy Gasser goes for glory, bags big air gold
Snowboarding: Gutsy Gasser goes for glory, bags big air goldPYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Anna Gasser stood at the top of the big air ramp on Thursday, caught in two minds ahead of her crucial final run. In the end, the Austrian snowboarder changed her planned trick and was rewarded with the first Olympic ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:48:00 GMT
USA's Jamie Anderson wins silver in women's big air snowboarding
USA's Jamie Anderson wins silver in women's big air snowboardingJamie Anderson of the U.S. in action during the women's snowboard big air final. (Diego Azubel / EPA-EFE) Anna Gasser edged two-time gold medalist Jamie Anderson to win gold in the Olympic debut of women's big air snowboarding. Gasser, the reigning world ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:16:00 GMT
With silver in big air, Jamie Anderson makes snowboarding history
With silver in big air, Jamie Anderson makes snowboarding historyDAEGWALLYEONG, South Korea -- Jamie Anderson is a highflying, trailblazing, free-spirited snowboarding daredevil who, by now, has grown plenty accustomed to being the best, the baddest -- and the first. Anderson added to her medal haul by winning silver in ...read more
Source: Daily Herald
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:42:00 GMT
A.J. Muss Was Clinically Dead For 30 Seconds, And Now He's Snowboarding in the Olympics
A.J. Muss Was Clinically Dead For 30 Seconds, And Now He's Snowboarding in the OlympicsEach Olympic cycle, we hear inspiring stories about how these world-class athletes overcame adversity to get to where they are today. Some grew up without easy access to training facilities. Perhaps others grew up in nations without snow but somehow became ...read more
Source: Sports Illustrated
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:16:00 GMT
American Jamie Anderson Takes Silver in Snowboarding Big Air
American Jamie Anderson Takes Silver in Snowboarding Big AirAmerican snowboarder Jamie Anderson was oh so close to winning the first ever gold medal in snowboard big air. But Austria’s Anna Gasser hit a nearly perfect trick on her final run to bump Anderson to silver.read more
Source: Sports Illustrated on MSN.com
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:56:08 GMT
USA’s Jamie Anderson settles for silver in women’s Big Air snowboarding
USA’s Jamie Anderson settles for silver in women’s Big Air snowboardingPYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Anna Gasser edged two-time gold medalist Jamie Anderson of the United States in a thrilling final to earn gold in the Olympic debut of women’s Big Air snowboarding. Gasser, the reigning world champion, stomped the last of her ...read more
Source: Newsday
Published on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:59:00 GMT