Sochi Olympics Updates: Michael Christian Martinez to Compete Men Short Program, February 13; USA Wins All 3 medals in Men’s Slopestyle Skiing

The Sochi Winter Olympics Update has Michael Christian Martinez competing Wednesday, February 13, 2014 at 19.00 (Sochi, Russia time) in the Men Short Program. It was a momentous day for the USA, as well, as Joss Christensen,  Gus Kenworthy and Nick Goepper won all 3 medals in the Men’s Slopestyle Skiing, Gold, Silver and Bronze, respectively.

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Michael Christian Martinez

Michael Christian Martinez’s place start number in the Men Short Program is at 5th, while Canada and Ukraine are in 1st and 2nd, respectively. Sochi2014.com provided this information.

Place

Start Number

Country

Name

1 CAN Liam FIRUS
2 UKR Yakov GODOROZHA
3 UZB Misha GE
4 BEL Jorik HENDRICKX
5 PHI Michael Christian MARTINEZ
6 KAZ Abzal RAKIMGALIEV

 

Michael makes history by being the lone Philippine entry in the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 in Russia, where skiing veterans from all over the world would compete.

As of today, Germany leads in the total medal count with 6 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze; followed by Canada with 4 golds, 4 silvers, and 2 bronzes. In 3rd place is Norway with 4 golds, 3 silvers and 6 bronzes. The USA is 4th with 4 golds, 2 silvers, and 6 bronzes.

Norway has the most medals; 13 all in all, followed by the USA (12), Canada and Netherlands (10) and Germany (8).

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