Twenty-three Iciness Olympic video games. 90-four years. And in the end, gold medal quantity 100 for the USA.
Fittingly, it used to be famous person snowboarder Shaun White bringing his nation to the century mark, bringing house a gold within the snowboard halfpipe. It’s the USA’ fourth gold of those Olympics thus far.
The 2002 Olympics served as the USA’ absolute best yr, when American citizens captured 10 golds. They controlled just one medal in 4 separate video games: 1924, 1936, 1964 and 1968. In fact the USA’ iciness gold medal depend pales compared to the country’s summer season depend of one,022 golds.
Right here’s how the USA made it to triple digits.
The USA has now earned 100 medals of this colour within the Iciness Olympics. (AP Picture/Julie Jacobson)