Snowboarding Wunderkind Chloe Kim Makes History With Gold Medal Win At Winter Olympics!

 

Snowboarding Wunderkind Chloe Kim Makes History With Gold Medal Win At Winter Olympics!
Snowboarding Wunderkind Chloe Kim Makes History With Gold Medal Win At Winter Olympics!

Another HERstory making event at the Winter Olympics.

On Tuesday in South Korea, 17-year-old Chloe Kim walked away the gold medalist in the women's halfpipe event at the PyeongChang games. Not only did this win give the U.S. its THIRD gold medal of the Olympics, but the victory also made the teenage snowboarding phenom the youngest female medalist in Olympic snowboarding history.

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Color us impressed!! Be sure to ch-ch-check out her history making run for yourself (below) AND see her reaction to winning gold (also below).

Wow. Just, wow. What's even more AH-Mazing is that the Olympian made her gold medal winning halfpipe run while hangry AF. She admitted on Twitter:

HIGHlarious! Understandably, Kim was emotional following her big win and even joked about it online:

LOVES it. And celebs on the internet certainly love Kim too, as many commented:

Hear! Hear!

Chloe wasn't the only member of Team USA to earn a medal in snowboarding, as teammate Arielle Gold nabbed the bronze medal for the same event.

We couldn't be prouder of these powerful ladies!! Way to go!!

[Image via Chloe Kim/Instagram.]

Tags: arielle gold, chloe kim, girl power, highlarious, olympics, twitter, zportz

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