USA Kim becomes youngest woman to win snowboarding medal

BY TEAM DML / FEBRUARY 13, 2018 /

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Snowboarding prodigy Chloe Kim landed a gold medal in women’s halfpipe Tuesday in Pyeongchang, South Korea, becoming the the youngest woman to win an Olympic snowboarding medal.

Chloe Kim

Kim, a 17-year-old California native, excelled during the competition and took home gold with a score of 98.25. She earned a score of 93.75 during the first of her three runs in the finals.