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Chloe Kim's ‘buddy' Arielle Gold joined her on the halfpipe podium, as bronze medalist

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Somewhat obscured by Kim's star turn, fellow American finds redemption from Sochi disappointment.
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Medal ceremony: Chloe Kim gets gold medal

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Team USA superstar Chloe Kim is awarded the gold medal after becoming the youngest-ever female athlete to win gold on snow.
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Chloe Kim puts on a show, wins gold in women's halfpipe

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Chloe Kim's Olympic finals debut did not disappoint as she dominated in the women's halfpipe to win her first career Olympic gold medal while Shaun White aced his first qualifying test.
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Chloe Kim takes her place as queen of snowboarding

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With an Olympic gold medal in the halfpipe, Chloe Kim fulfilled a dream and cemented herself as the future of snowboarding for years to come.
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What you missed in PyeongChang last night: Chloe Kim, Shaun White thrill in halfpipe

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Primetime Spotlight All eyes turned to Chloe Kim in the halfpipe final. The 17-year-old had to manage huge expectations as the clear gold-medal favorite. Maddie Mastro, Arielle Gold and five-time Olympian Kelly Clark were all hoping to make it a U.S. sweep in the event.
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Shaun White Is Damn Near Perfect In His Winter Olympics Comeback

Shaun White Is Damn Near Perfect In His Winter Olympics Comeback

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The two-time gold medalist notched a spectacular score in halfpipe and is on his way to the final.
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Medal ceremony: Ireen Wuest wins women's 1500m gold

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Ireen Wuest was awarded her second gold medal of the Olympics after winning the women's 1500m.
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Kim dominates for 1st Olympic gold, Hirscher breaks through

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PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of - It was a day for all ages at the Winter Olympics.
A few hours after 17-year-old Chloe Kim dominated the women's halfpipe snowboarding final on Tuesday, 28-year-old Marcel Hirscher, a six-time overall World Cup champion, won the men's combined at the Pyeongchang Games.
Other events with medals scheduled to be awarded include the men's and women's cross-country sprints, curling mixed doubles, women's luge singles, men's 1,500-meter speedskating and women's 500-meter short-track speedskating.
Four years after being too young to make the Olympic team in Sochi...
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Gold medalist Chloe Kim wins Twitter, too

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Winning live in prime time boosted Kim's followers.
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Chloe Kim's Dad Celebrates The ‘American Dream' After 17-Year-Old's Gold Medal Win

Chloe Kim's Dad Celebrates The ‘American Dream' After 17-Year-Old's Gold Medal Win

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Kim Jong-jin quit his job a decade ago to support his daughter's budding snowboarding career.
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Chloe Kim takes gold in women's halfpipe

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Gold medal already in hand and Olympic dream fully realized, Chloe Kim could have turned her third and final run in the women's snowboarding final into a victory lap.
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At Olympics, Chloe Kim takes family on one more epic ride

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Chloe Kim stamped her name on a new era of snowboarding with a run down the halfpipe that, officially, did not mean anything, but to her, meant everything. The Olympic gold medal was already hers but she knew she could do better. So, she cinched on her gloves, cranked up "Motorsport" on her iPod, said "This one's for you Grams" - a shout-out to her South Korean grandmother, who was watching her in person for the first time - and dropped into the halfpipe to make history.
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How Old Do You Have to Be to Compete in the Olympics?

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A 17-year-old just took home a gold medal for snowboarding. Her name is Chloe Kim, and the American snowboarder landed a near-perfect score of 98.25 at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Getting to the Olympics-let alone scoring gold-is no easy feat, especially at such a young age. Kim now has many wondering: how old do you have to be to compete in the Olympics?
Kim actually qualified for the U.S. team in Sochi four years ago, but she was still two years shy of the snowboarding's minimum age limit of 15-years-old. “Looking back on it, I'm really glad I couldn't go,” Kim tells TIME. “I don't know...
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Chloe Kim still can't believe she's a gold medalist

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17-year-old Chloe Kim is celebrating her gold medal in women's halfpipe. Her dad has been her biggest supporter and believes his daughter has fulfilled the American dream.
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Chloe Kim wins Olympic halfpipe gold: Teen phenom can do no wrong

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The gold medal had been secured, the desire to eat a breakfast sandwich had been conveyed to the world, and the starburst had been completed. She stood at the top at Pyeongchang Halfpipe and had only one thing left to do, the thing she loved most, the most peaceful thing in a 17-year-old life about to be upended, to never again be the same. Chloe Kim had to perform.
For competitive purposes, the final run Kim took down the halfpipe meant nothing. For artistic and athletic value, it carried historic weight, both a punctuation and invitation. It stamped her, even at the start of her career...
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