It’s a #Gold medal for Lindsey Jacobellis in the Women’s #Snowboard Cross!— Olympics (@Olympics) February 9, 2022
She is now the oldest ever snowboarder (male or female) to win an Olympic medal. Congratulations!#Beijing2022 | @TeamUSA | @usskiteam | @LindsJacobellis
The U.S. team won its first gold at the 24th Winter Olympics in Beijing. Lindsey Jacobellis from USA won the gold medal in snowboard cross.
The first gold medal for Slovakia was won by skier Petra Vlhova. She was the Olympic champion in the slalom.
Alpine Skiing, women slalom:
Snowboard, women's snowboard cross: