The United States of America only took until day three to win a medal at all. It was a juicy Gold medal thought. 17 year old Snowboarder Redmond Gerard won the Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle.
With a score of 87.16, he beats out Canada’s Mark McMorris and Max Parrot. USA is looking to dominate all the snowboard events this year at the games. After the win Gerard said “after the second jump I was like ‘come on don’t blow it'”. He becomes the youngest gold medal snowboarder in Olympic history.
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