Snowboarding at the Olympics turned 20 this year, and there's a good chance that in another two decades, people will still be talking about the contest that went down in the mountains of South Korea on Wednesday.
Local Olympic Luger and bronze medalist Erin Hamlin of Remsen earned the right to carry the American flag on Friday during the opening ceremony at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic games. Hamlin was all smiles as she led the U.S. Olympic contingency to open the winter games, leading the largest group to ever represent the United States at the Olympics since the winter games began in 1924. This is a photo gallery.
The Pyeongchang Olympics have begun with a curling competition featuring a showdown between a pair of U.S. siblings and a Russian husband-and-wife team competing in neutral uniforms with no national insignia.