Day 2: February 7, 1998
Storm Puts Downhill on Ice
Heavy snow on Mount
Karamatsu forced officials to reschedule the men's downhill.
Alpine Skiing Section | Story
The Day's Headlines
American Leads Moguls Event
Jonny Moseley leads qualifying in moguls.
Russian Wins First Gold Medal
Cross-country skier collects first gold.
Nordic Skiing Section
Canadian Wins First Gold on Board
Ross Rebagliati fights through a fog for gold.
Another Sad Performance
Jennifer Frey awaits a skating confrontation.
For Openers, Eyes Were Closed
Telecast marred by glitches, insipid interviews.
Gold: Olga Danilova, Russia
Silver: Larissa Lazutina, Russia
Bronze: Anita Moen-Guidon, Norway
Men's Giant Slalom
Gold: Ross Rebagliati, Canada
Silver: Thomas Prugger, Italy
Bronze: Ueli Kestenholz, Switzerland
Quote of the Day
"I wasn't sure I would be able to do it with all the pressure and different situations. It's one thing on the
World Cup, but the Olympics are a different story."
U.S. freestyle skier Jonny Moseley on his first-place standing after qualifying in the moguls