PyeongChang Olympics: Women’s snowboard halfpipe preview
The United States has swept the podium just three times in the history of the Winter Olympics. Of those three sweeps, none of have come in a women’s event.
That might change in PyeongChang.
The women of the U.S. snowboard halfpipe team have an opportunity to make history. With four of the world’s top riders on the team, it’s easy to picture some combination of this group making up the gold, silver and bronze medalists.
Here’s a look at who the women looking to make history are, and who might be able to stand in their way.