On Monday, figure skater Mirai Nagasu became the first woman in US history to land a triple axel at the Olympics. The Americans finished with the bronze, however, as Canada took gold in the team event.
The United States did win both slopestyle snowboarding events. On the women’s side, Jamie Anderson successfully defended the gold she won at the 2014 Olympics. On the men’s side, 17-year-old Red Gerard pulled off a shock win.
Slovenian ski jumper Nika Kriznar soars through the air on February 12.
Japanese skier Ikuma Horishima crashes during the moguls event on February 12.
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A bullet shell flies from the rifle of French biathlete Martin Fourcade, who won the 12-kilometer pursuit on February 12. It’s the third gold medal of Fourcade’s career and the fifth medal in all. He is the most decorated French athlete in Winter Olympics history.
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South Korea’s Noh Seon-yeong, left, and Kazakhstan’s Yekaterina Aidova skate in the final of the 1,500 meters.
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