Olympics

Behind the Scenes at the Olympics: Men's Giant Slalom

A photo gallery that takes a deeper look into the Men's GS event in PyeongChang last week.


Venue volunteers welcoming fans to YongPyong Alpine Center in South Korea.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Venue volunteers welcoming fans to YongPyong Alpine Center in South Korea.

Swedish fans pose for a selfie at the GS finish.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Swedish fans pose for a selfie at the GS finish.

The course forerunners pose for a fan photo.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

The course forerunners pose for a fan photo.

Shannon Abeda, of Eritrea, chats with fans.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Shannon Abeda, of Eritrea, chats with fans.

Alexis Pinturault of France at the end of run 1
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Alexis Pinturault of France at the end of run 1 in the Men’s Giant Slalom.

American Tommy Ford checks in with fans after run 1.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

American Tommy Ford checks in with fans after run 1.

Ted Ligety exits the interview booths on his way to run 2.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

American Ted Ligety exits the interview booth on his way to run 2.

A Japanese fan roots for Tomoya Ishiimen.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

A Japanese fan roots for Tomoya Ishiimen.

Erik Read of Canada at the end of run 2.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Erik Read of Canada coming to the end of his second run, where he would tie with American Ryan Cochran-Siegle.

German fans cheer for Linus Strasser.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

German fans cheer for Linus Strasser.

Florian Eisath of Italy reflects on his second run.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Florian Eisath of Italy reflects on his second run.

American fans cheer on Ryan Cochran-Siegle.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

American fans cheer on Ryan Cochran-Siegle.

Ryan Cochran-Siegle looks back after run 1.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Ryan Cochran-Siegle looks back after run 1.

Flags flying in the Grand Stand at YongPyong.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Flags flying in the Grand Stand at YongPyong.

Ted Ligety after his second GS run.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Ted Ligety after his second run.

Austrian Marcel Hirscher on his way to winning the GS.
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Austrian Marcel Hirscher on his way to winning the GS.

Marcel Hirscher finishes the men's GS in first place.
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Marcel Hirscher finishes the men’s GS in first place.

Austrian Marcel Hirscher on the venue podium, with Silver: Henrik Kristoffersen (Norway), Bronze: Alexis Pinturault (France)
Photo credit: Crystal Sagan

Gold medalist Marcel Hirscher (Austria) on the venue podium; Silver: Henrik Kristoffersen (Norway), Bronze: Alexis Pinturault (France)

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