Multi-sport athlete completes unheard-of Olympic double


“It’s about having fun and getting back to the root of sports.”

Gold medal winner Ester Ledecka, of the Czech Republic, celebrates after the women’s parallel giant slalom at Phoenix Snow Park. AP Photo/Kin Cheung

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — When the book is closed on these Olympics — all Olympics, really — Ester Ledecka will have her own chapter.

Though they’re both on snow, skiing and snowboarding are simply not supposed to mix.

Though she could have been expected to win at one, nobody was supposed to do what she

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