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Day Two

Danny Kass soars through the air during the snowboard halfpipe competition. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Danny Kass, who won a silver medal, gets some air during the snowboard halfpipe competition. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Switzerland’s Therry Brunner and his shadow glide down a ridge during the snowboard halfpipe qualifying round. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Shaun White flies skyward on his way to winning the gold medal in the snowboard halfpipe competition. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Shaun White, left, and U.S. teammate Danny Kass pose after winning gold and silver medals, respectively, in halfpipe. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Antoine Deneriaz of France gets airborne on his way to a gold medal in the men’s downhill. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Tony Benshoof of the U.S. whizzes by fans during the luge competition where he finished fourth. (Gina Ferazzi / LAT)
Jonathan Myles of the U.S. luge team gives fans an up-close view as his zooms by. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Renate Groenewold of the Netherlands close in on a silver medal in speedskating in the women’s 3,000-meter race. (Maurizio Brambatti / EPA)
South Korea’s Ho-Suk Lee, who a silver medal, leads a pack of speedskaters during the 1,500-meter short track race. (Andrew Vaughan / Associated Press)
Aika Klein of Germany crashes into the boards during a speedskating heat in the women’s 500-meter event. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Canada goalie Charline Labonte, left, stops Russia’s Ekaterina Smolentseva during the first period. (Ryan Remiorz / Associated Press)
Maritta Becker is sent flying after a check by Caitlin Cahow of the U.S. (Vladimir Rys Bongarts / Getty Images)
Kristina Smigun, right, of Estonia ultimately overtook Katerina Neumannova of the Czech Republic to win gold in the women’s 30-kilometer pursuit (US Presswire)
Canada’s Jennifer Heil, center, celebrates her gold medal in freestyle moguls with silver medalist Kari Traa of Norway, left, and bronze medalist Sandra Laoura of France. (Elsa / Getty Images)