Chloe Kim is a 17-year-old who is an amazing snowboarder and won gold for Team USA on February 13th, 2018. She was favored to win, too. Chloe is currently 17 years old.
2-time Olympic gold medalist and overall world champion Mikaela Shiffrin won gold and also a silver medal during the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. When she competed she was 22 years old. Mikaela is famous for alpine ski racing.
Alina Zagitova is 5 foot 1 inches tall and recently won gold for Russia. She was predicted to place in the top 3 and take home gold by Sports Illustrated. She began skating in 2007.
In 2014, Russia led the way with 33 total medals, followed by the United States with 28, Norway with 26 and Canada with 25. Russia actually got 13 medals taken away, though, because they cheated.
For mens 2 person bobsled, Francesco Friedrich and Thorsten Margis from Germany received gold. This race was a tie to the nearest hundredth of a second with Canada, and both teams took home gold.
Francesco Friedrich and Thorsten Margis
Many famous athletes come to PyeongChang and in each event, only 1 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze medal are given out per event. 28 sports are taken place in Pyeongchang, but 300 events, because there are separate events in each sport.