Didier Does It!
Defago’s downhill gold the first for
Switzerland since Calgary; Bode Miller’s
bronze makes him best American Olympic
skier of all time By Shauna Farnell
The famous Whistler weather lived up to its reputation to kick off the 21st
Olympic Winter Games, canceling one downhill run training after another and
postponing both the men’s downhill and women’s super combined races.
Luckily organizers were able to squeeze the downhill in Monday, Feb. 15
and, of course, it was well worth the wait. Read on for this and more.