Former Olympic skier Helmut Mayer’s son, Matthias Mayer, 23, won the gold medal today for men’s downhill skiing. This is his first Olympic medal.
Austria's Matthias Mayer wins downhill gold; Bode Miller misses out http://t.co/b2i3npC5C4
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) February 9, 2014
Christof Innerhofer Won the Silver Medal
Italian skier Christof Innerhofer, 29, also won his first Olympic medal this year at Sochi. Innerhofer took the silver medal.
Italy's Christof Innerhofer celebrates after finishing the men's downhill at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Sund… pic.twitter.com/FeiPfUiob9
Kjetil Jansrud Won the Bronze Medal
Norwegian Kjetil Jansrud, 28, won the bronze medal but also has a silver medal for giant slalom in the 2010 Vancouver olympics.
Norway's Kjetil Jansrud gestures after finishing the men's downhill at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Fe… pic.twitter.com/SUqiXYaOgw
— Olympics Games (@olympics24h) February 9, 2014
For more gold medal winners, read the posts below.
Irene Wust won the gold medal, Martina Sablikova won silver and Olga Graf takes silver medal.Click here to read more
Dario Cologna won the gold medal, Marcus Hellner won silver medal and Martin Johnsrud Sundby won the bronze medal.Click here to read more