THE OLYMPICS - MEDAL COUNT & MORE

posted by Dog and Joe Sho -

The Winter Olympics began on Friday, February 9th in PyeongChang, South Korea.    Of course, we arrived at the Opening Ceremony is style:

Oh, and we did this:

Arriving in style.

Oppan Gangnam style.

And forget the medals we should because these are the current standings:


Gold

Germany: 4

  • Biathlon
    • Laura Dahlmeier; Women's 7.5km Sprint
    • Arnd Peiffer; Men's 10km Sprint
    • Laura Dahlmeier; Women's 10km Pursuit
  • Ski Jumping
    • Andreas Wellinger; Men's Normal Hill

Netherlands: 3

  • Speed Skating
    • Carlijn Achtereekte; Women's 3000m
    • Sven Kramer; Men's 5000m
    • Ireen Wuest; Women's 1500m

Canada: 2

  • Figure Skating
    • Team Event
  • Freestyle Skiing
    • Mikael Kingsbury; Men's Moguls


Silver

Norway: 4

  • Biathlon
    • Marte Olsbu; Women's 7.5km Sprint
  • Cross-Country
    • Marit Bjorgen; Women's 15km Skiathlon
    • Martin Johnsrud Sundby; Men's 30km Skiathlon
  • Ski Jumping
    • Johann Andre Forfang; Men's Normal Hill

Canada: 4

  • Freestyle Skiing
    • Justine Dufour-Lapointe; Women's Moguls
  • Snowboarding
    • Max Parrot; Men's Slopestyle
    • Laurie Blouin; Women's Slopestyle
  • Speed Skating
    • Ted-Jan Bloemen; Men's 5000m

Netherlands: 2

  • Short Track
    • Sjinkie Knegt; Men's 1500m
  • Speed Skating
    • Ireen Wuest; Women's 3000m


Bronze

Norway: 3

  • Cross-Country
    • Hans Christer Holund; Men's 30km Skiathlon
  • Ski Jumping
    • Robert Johansson; Men's Normal Hill
  • Speed Skating
    • Sverre Lunde Pedersen; Men's 5000m

Germany: 2

  • Biatholon
    • Benedikt Doll; Men's 12.5km Pursuit
  • Luge
    • Johannes Ludwig; Men's Singles

Finland: 2

  • Cross-Country
    • Krista Parmakoski; Women's 15km Skiathlon
  • Snowboarding
    • Enni Rukajarvi; Women's Slopestyle


Overall Standings

Norway: 1 Gold, 4 Silver, 3 Bronze = 8 Medals

  • Cross-Country (Gold)
  • Biathlon (Silver)
  • Cross-Country (2 Silver, 1 Bronze)
  • Ski Jumping (1 Silver, 1 Bronze)
  • Speed Skating (1 Bronze)

Canada: 2 Gold, 4 Silver, 1 Bronze = 7 Medals

  • Figure Skating (Gold)
  • Freestyle Skiing (1 Gold, 1 Silver)
  • Snowboarding (2 Silver, 1 Bronze)
  • Speed Skating (1 Silver)

Germany: 4 Gold, 2 Bronze = 6 Medals

  • Biathlon (3 Gold, 1 Bronze)
  • Luge (Bronze)
  • Ski Jumping (Gold)



But who really cares about those countries!?!?  How are we fairing so far?

United States

Gold

  • Snowboarding
    • Red Gerard; Men's Slopestyle
    • Jamie Anderson; Women's Slopestyle

Silver

  • Luge
    • Chris Mazdzer; Men's Singles

Bronze

  • Figure Skating
    • Team Event

Happy to be here 😊 #olympics #snowboarding #jafreespirit

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Women's Snowboarding Gold Medalist Jamie Anderson, local Tahoe Native (State Pride, State Wide!!!)


We have 4 medals so far.  The Winter Olympics go through February 25th, so we have some time.  But time to kick it into high-gear 'Murica!


-TheDogAndJoeSho

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