Olympic speed skater Shani Davis was handed his first defeat in almost a decade on Feb. 12 in Sochi. The decorated veteran had been the golden boy during the last two Olympic Games, becoming the first African-American to win an individual Winter Olympic gold medal.
The United States dominated the slopes and skating rink yesterday!
Shani Davis, 27, and Shaun White, 23, stole the day again Feb. 17 in Vancouver for the United States in 2010 Winter Olympics with two gold medals! Shani took home the gold in the men’s 1,000-meter speed skating final and snowboarder Shaun won the men’s halfpipe event. Both have won golds before at the Olympics, but these victories made for a momentous day! Read more