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2014 Winter Olympics Matthias Mayer

Wins Olympic gold medal

9 Feb, 2014

Mayer wins the Olympic gold medal in the Men’s Alpine Skiing: Downhill event. The Austrian completes the race in 2 minutes, 6.23 seconds, beating out Italian silver medalist Christof Innerhofer by 0.06 seconds.

The set-up, the curves and terrain suited me very well and I knew I could be really fast

Men's Alpine Skiing – Downhill – Matthias Mayer Wins Gold | Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics