2018 Winter Olympics photos | The best of Day 1

OCRegister 9 months ago

Check out some of the best Olympic photos from Day 1, Friday,  February 9, 2018. Be sure to check back as we’ll be updating the slideshow throughout the day.

Shiva Keshavan of India competes in the first round of the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Shiva Keshavan of India competes in the first round of the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Speed skaters from Belarus skate during a training session prior to the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Speed skaters from Belarus skate during a training session prior to the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Gold medal winner Andreas Wellinger, of Germany, is flanked by silver medal winner Johann Andre Forfang, of Norway, right, and bronze medal winner Robert Johansson, of Norway, pose after the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

Gold medal winner Andreas Wellinger, of Germany, is flanked by silver medal winner Johann Andre Forfang, of Norway, right, and bronze medal winner Robert Johansson, of Norway, pose after the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

Lim Hyojun of South Korea celebrates after winning the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

Lim Hyojun of South Korea celebrates after winning the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

Kendija Aparjode of Latvia takes a training run at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Kendija Aparjode of Latvia takes a training run at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

  • Italy’s Christof Innerhofer makes a turn during men’s downhill training at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

    Italy’s Christof Innerhofer makes a turn during men’s downhill training at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

    A Canadian fan watches the action during the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    A Canadian fan watches the action during the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    From right, Charlotte Gilmartin of Britain, Petra Jaszapati of Hungary and Emina Malagich of the Olympic Athletes of Russia crash in the ladies’ 500 meters short-track speedskating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    From right, Charlotte Gilmartin of Britain, Petra Jaszapati of Hungary and Emina Malagich of the Olympic Athletes of Russia crash in the ladies’ 500 meters short-track speedskating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    Racers start the women’s 7.5km/7.5km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Racers start the women’s 7.5km/7.5km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Bronze medal winner Krista Parmakoski, of Finland, celebrates during the winners ceremony after the women’s 7.5km /7.5km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

    Bronze medal winner Krista Parmakoski, of Finland, celebrates during the winners ceremony after the women’s 7.5km /7.5km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

  • Mans Hedberg, of Sweden, crashes during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Mans Hedberg, of Sweden, crashes during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Players from the combined Koreas line up before the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game against Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Players from the combined Koreas line up before the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game against Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Yuri Okubo, of Japan, jumps during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Yuri Okubo, of Japan, jumps during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Ayano Sato, right, of Japan high-fives with her coach after competing during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

    Ayano Sato, right, of Japan high-fives with her coach after competing during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

    Canada’s goaltender Ben Scrivens looks up during a men’s ice hockey team practice during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Canada’s goaltender Ben Scrivens looks up during a men’s ice hockey team practice during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

  • Bronze medalist Veronika Vitkova, of the Czech Republic, is tossed into the air by her teammates after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Bronze medalist Veronika Vitkova, of the Czech Republic, is tossed into the air by her teammates after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Jonas Boesiger, of Switzerland, jumps during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

    Jonas Boesiger, of Switzerland, jumps during the men’s slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

    Tatjana Huefner of Germany takes a training run at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    Tatjana Huefner of Germany takes a training run at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    Yuki Ito, of Japan, practices for the women’s ski jump competition in the 2018 Winter Olympics at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Center in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Yuki Ito, of Japan, practices for the women’s ski jump competition in the 2018 Winter Olympics at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Center in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Women’s cross-country 7.5/7.5km skiathlon medalists from left, Norway’s Marit Bjoergen, silver, Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla, gold, and Finland’s Krista Parmakoski, bronze, pose during their medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Women’s cross-country 7.5/7.5km skiathlon medalists from left, Norway’s Marit Bjoergen, silver, Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla, gold, and Finland’s Krista Parmakoski, bronze, pose during their medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Canada’s Kaitlyn Lawes throws the stone as teammate John Morris begins to sweep ice during the mixed doubles curling match at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

    Canada’s Kaitlyn Lawes throws the stone as teammate John Morris begins to sweep ice during the mixed doubles curling match at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

    Silver medalist Marte Olsbu, of Norway, skis past the Olympic rings during the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Silver medalist Marte Olsbu, of Norway, skis past the Olympic rings during the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Jens Maurits Almey of Belgium crashes during his men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating semifinal in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Jens Maurits Almey of Belgium crashes during his men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating semifinal in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier, of Germany, fires at the target during the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

    Gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier, of Germany, fires at the target during the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

    Daiki Ito, of Japan, soars through the air during the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Daiki Ito, of Japan, soars through the air during the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

  • Anais Bescond, of France, catches her breath in the finish area after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Anais Bescond, of France, catches her breath in the finish area after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Members of the North Korean cheering group cheer during the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game between Switzerland and the combined Koreas at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Members of the North Korean cheering group cheer during the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game between Switzerland and the combined Koreas at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Maryna Zuyeva of Belarus grimaces as she competes during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

    Maryna Zuyeva of Belarus grimaces as she competes during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

    Ireen Wust of Netherlands competes during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Ireen Wust of Netherlands competes during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    China’s Wang Rui shouts instructions to his teammate during their mixed doubles curling match against Finland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

    China’s Wang Rui shouts instructions to his teammate during their mixed doubles curling match against Finland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

  • Miho Takagi of Japan, left, and Antoinette de Jong of The Netherlands, right, compete during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

    Miho Takagi of Japan, left, and Antoinette de Jong of The Netherlands, right, compete during the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

    Lim Hyojun of South Korea follows teammate Hwang Daeheon, right, at the start of the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Lim Hyojun of South Korea follows teammate Hwang Daeheon, right, at the start of the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Lim Hyojun, left, of South Korea leads Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands and Semen Elistratov, right, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia to win the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    Lim Hyojun, left, of South Korea leads Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands and Semen Elistratov, right, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia to win the men’s 1500 meters short-track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    Gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier, of Germany, center, silver medalist Marte Olsbu, of Norway, left and bronze medalist Veronika Vitkova, of the Czech Republic, right, celebrate during the venue ceremony after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier, of Germany, center, silver medalist Marte Olsbu, of Norway, left and bronze medalist Veronika Vitkova, of the Czech Republic, right, celebrate during the venue ceremony after the women’s 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    Gold medallist Carlijn Achtereekte of The Netherlands jumps for joy during the flower ceremony of the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Gold medallist Carlijn Achtereekte of The Netherlands jumps for joy during the flower ceremony of the women’s 3,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

  • Chris Mazdzer of United States competes in the second round of the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    Chris Mazdzer of United States competes in the second round of the men’s luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

    South Korea’s goalie Shin So-jung (31), of the combined Koreas team, watches the puck goes into the goal shot by Phoebe Staenz (88), of Switzerland, during the second period of the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (Brian Snyder/Pool Photo via AP)

    South Korea’s goalie Shin So-jung (31), of the combined Koreas team, watches the puck goes into the goal shot by Phoebe Staenz (88), of Switzerland, during the second period of the preliminary round of the women’s hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (Brian Snyder/Pool Photo via AP)

    North Korea supporters, top, wave the Korean unification flag as players of combined Koreas gather at the end of a women’s hockey game against Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

    North Korea supporters, top, wave the Korean unification flag as players of combined Koreas gather at the end of a women’s hockey game against Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

    Robert Johansson, of Norway, reacts after his jump during the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

    Robert Johansson, of Norway, reacts after his jump during the men’s normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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