Caption: Team USA's Amy Purdy was the team's only women's snowboarder to medal in the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games, earning a bronze in women's snowboard cross
The following year, he earned silver in a snowboard cross
event at the 2008 Winter X Games XII in Aspen, Colorado.
Chloe Trespeuch (France, snowboard cross
) won the bronze medal in the snowboard cross
event at Sochi 2014.
Vaultier's win comes as something of a surprise, as the Frenchman, a professional soldier, had not won a major honor since being named 2007-08 snowboard cross
World Cup champion.
LINE OF THE DAY DAILY POLL TWEET Danny Grainger @Dannyg31986 N P Sport, w Rooney is e SPORTV WINTER OLYMPICS: Live from Sochi - BBC2 5.00am - Men's snowboard cross
. 1pm - Women's ice hockey semi-finals.
LUCKLESS Lindsey Jacobellis suffered more Olympic agony in the women's snowboard cross
event at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on Sunday and took Zoe Gillings' hopes of a medal down with her.
Britain's Zoe Gillings edged through to the semis of the women's snowboard cross
, but was denied a place in the final by a matter of inches, and had to settle for a ninthplaced finish overall.
The 21-year-old Victorian snowboard cross
rider is the only openly gay athlete in the 56-strong Australian Winter Olympic team.
1960 Women's speed skating Men's biathlon 1964 Luge 1992 Short-track speed skating Freestyle skiing Women's biathlon 1998 Snowboarding Women's ice hockey Curling *** 2002 Women's bobsled Skeleton *** 2010 Snowboard cross
Ski cross 2014 Women's ski jumping * included in at least one Summer Olympics prior to 1924.
Players can compete online with up to four players all over the world in four fun events: ski cross, snowboard cross
, speedskating, and Winter Sports Champion Race, which combines many sports into one epic event.
Wescott is a Maine-based professional snowboarder who is a two-time Olympic champion in the snowboard cross
. (In snowboard cross
, a group of snowboarders start simultaneously atop an inclined course and then race to the finish line.)