Team USA Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Jacobellis celebrates on the podium after winning the snowboard women's cross final during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Zhangjiakou, China, on Feb. 9. Photo: Marco Bertorelli/AFP via Getty Images
Team USA has its first Beijing Winter Olympic Games gold medal, after Lindsey Jacobellis won the women's snowboard cross on Wednesday.
The big picture: American Colby Stevenson, who survived a 2016 car crash, winning silver in the inaugural men's freestyle skiing big air competition was another Winter Olympics Day 5 highlight.
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