It's been a good Winter Games for Team USA -- and the games don't end until tomorrow! This year, the US has managed to haul the most medals America has ever won in a Winter Olympics. It took a lot of hard work, but it has paid off big time. After Apolo Anton Ohno and his US relay team in the 5000M speed skating event last night, the medal count for the US was 36. Even if the Americans don't win any more medals before tomorrow's closing ceremonies, 36 will at least mean a tie with Germany...Read Full Story
Apolo Anton Ohno already sealed the deal as the most decorated Winter Olympian ever last week with 7 medals, and he took it just a step further by winning his 8th medal, a bronze, last night in the 5,000-meter relay. He was disqualified in the 500-meter individual race prior to that. Ohno was disqualified for slightly bumping into Francois-Louis Tremblay of Canada, causing him to crash just before the finish line. That meant Charles Hamelin grabbed the gold, Sung Si-Bak of Korea got...Read Full Story
Apolo Anton Ohno won bronze tonight in the men's 1000 meter short track, and so by doing became the most decorated American athlete in Olympic history. The previous record, six medals, was held by long-track speedskater Bonnie Blair. Lee Jung-Su of South Korea took gold in the 1,000 while his countryman Lee Ho-suk won silver Saturday. Lee Jung-Su had already won a gold from the 1500-meter short track competition earlier this week.As for Ohno, he now has two more chances to add to his medal...Read Full Story
Apolo Anton Ohno, a decorated US speed skater who is most known for his soul patch and blue bandana after his insanely fast skating, won a silver medal in the 1500 M short track last night in Vancouver. J.R. Celski of the US won the bronze. Lee Jung-su of South Korea took the gold. With this medal, Ohno has now tied the record for the most Winter Olympics medals won by an American, with 6. If he wins one of his other events in the next couple weeks, he'll be the most decorated Winter...Read Full Story
Apolo Anton Ohno is a member of the U.S. Olympic team at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Apolo Anton Ohno is competing for medals in Olympic Speed Skating. Find more Apolo Anton Ohno news, pictures, and information here.Competing with Apolo Anton Ohno in Olympic Speed Skating are:Catherine Raney-NormanKatherine ReutterJennifer RodriguezEvent Schedule:February 13 4:45 PM Speed Skating - Men's 5000 m (Medal Event) February 14 5:45 PM Speed Skating - Ladies' 3000 m (Medal Event) February...Read Full Story
Apolo Anton Ohno is a member of the U.S. Olympic team at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Apolo Anton Ohno is competing for medals in Olympic Speed Skating. Find more Apolo Anton Ohno news, pictures, and information here.