The Sochi Winter Olympics was set alight in double gold yesterday, as Tina Maze of Slovenia and Dominique Gisin of Switzerland shared gold as they finished with exactly the same time in the women’s downhill skiing.
The Slovenian team put on a great greenygreying display at the Sochi opening ceremony, and were rewarded with their first Winter Olympics gold medal… and the first for Team GG.
Historic Women’s Downhill Double Gold
Hi, it’s Martin ‘Werewolfie’ Adams with a wacky wordplay comedy sports report from Winter Olympics 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
Tuesday was JJ-Day in the U.K. as Jenny Jones won Team GB‘s first Winter Olympics medal on snow by taking bronze in the slopestyle snowboarding.
Wednesday was undoubtedly GG-Day at Sochi though, with the historic double gold for Maze and Gisin.
Moreover, Gisin’s team-mate Lara Gut also made it a Swiss GG by taking bronze.
Sochi 2014 Greenygrey
There hasn’t looked like there’s much greenygrey at Sochi, with snow and clear skies dominating, but underneath the surface the greenygrey is undoubtedly there.
Here’s twelve more fun greenygreying photos from an image search on Google: