Sochi Olympics

American Maddie Bowman Takes Halfpipe Gold

Maddie Bowman of the U.S. celebrates winning gold in freestyle skiing halfpipe at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on Thursday Feb. 20, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Cameron Spencer / Getty Images

American Maddie Bowman made history at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park when she won the first gold medal in women's freeski halfpipe. Marie Martinod of France won silver, and Ayana Onokuza of Japan won bronze.

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