Vonn acknowledges the crowd on as she steps up to the podium.
Having the well-hyped debut of The Tonight Show Fallon 5 as its lead-out, that Monday Olympics broadcast four years ago went on to snare 23.5 million viewers. In 2006 her Olympic dreams were again thwarted when she crashed in a training run and was flown by helicopter to the hospital.
As the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, begin to wrap up, the United States has been lacking in gold medals and is on pace for its worst performance in the Winter Olympics since 1998.
There is also no question that the level of sportsmanship at these Games has been something to behold, maintaining its presence across all sports at these Olympics. At the age of 33, she raced in her final Olympic event, the super-G.
Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic had participated in only 19 World Cup skiing races in her career, which is very few.
Thankfully for Boutin, she managed to get past the incident en route to a second bronze medal in the women's 1,500 meters, where Choi won the gold.
Tomorrow I will push out of the starting gate in what will most likely be my last Olympic Downhill race. Fellow Canadian Mike Riddle finished sixth. Snowboarder Jamie Anderson won her second gold medal in the women's slopestyle, an event that was offered for the first time in 2014. "We played a good game all the way through".
The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic medals are displayed during their unveiling at a ceremony in Seoul on September 21, 2017.
Taylor is taking women's bobsledding where it has never been before.
Surprise successes, shocking failures and a dizzying number of scheduling changes made for a turbulent three weeks in Pyeongchang for Mikaela Shiffrin, but the American said she is walking away happy after taking silver in Thursday's combined. Netherlands now has 13 gold, 11 silver and 9 bronze medals, while Germany claimed 12 gold, 7 silver and 5 bronze. Actually, most of the most-watched summer events have some sort of winter version: speed skating and track, ice skating and gymnastics floor routines, for example. "We've played all of these teams before multiple times, so it's trying to basically put it all into perspective", said coach Peter Gallant.
South Korea'swomen's curling team turned to their hometown fans and bowed.