U.S. Athlete Wins First Gold Medal At Sochi

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February 08, 2014 AT 2:13 PM
Team USA has won the first gold medal of the Olympics. Sage Kotsenburg took home the honor after he wowed judges in the slopestyle competition, particularly when he performed a "1620 Japan" at the end--four-and-a-half revolutions while grabbing the board in front and arching his back, a trick he told the paper he "had never, ever tried" before in his life.