THRILL OF VICTORY: Olympic champions’ amazing reactions
Courage and humanity have shined in the Winter Olympics. Here are moments that transcended one nation’s — or one person’s — achievement.
Shaun White’s true colors The American missed a medal but showed his mettle in climbing over a fence to greet a 10-year-old boy with leukemia who really wanted to meet him. White himself survived two open-heart surgeries as a kid. On the day he failed to take an Olympic medal, the snowboarder said the sport “is one big part of who I am, but it’s not all who I am.’’ Read the storyCourtesy of Ben Trimmer