The Winter Olympics are gone but not soon forgotten. And, for Alpine Skiing, it may be most remembered for the veteran who wowed us in the Slalom to become the oldest skier ever to win an Alpine Olympic gold medal, Mario Matt of Austria. (Note that the Slalom course was set as unusually difficult at these games ... possibly favoring a veteran?)
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As for USA fans, there was much to cheer about in Alpine Skiing too, with one gold, one silver, and a bronze ... not shabby at all!