Winter Olympics 2014

5 Photos You Have to See from Sochi Today

Going for the gold means rising to the top – often literally – and these athletes will do whatever it takes to stand out from the competition


Italy's Michela Moioli, Bulgaria's Alexandra Jekova, Canada's Dominique Maltais, France's Chloé Trespeuch, the Czech Republic's Eva Samková and Team USA's Faye Gulini all put up a worthy fight at Sunday's snowboard cross finals – but who landed a major win? Samková took home the gold, with Maltais and Trespeuch rounding out the podium.