Seven fun facts of skier Ester Ledecka’s stunning gold medal

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Czech Republic’s Ester Ledecka shocked the world Saturday in PyeongChang (Friday night in America) when she took down Lindsey Vonn and the rest of the super-G field to become maybe the most unlikely gold medalist in the 2018 Winter Games.

Ledecka beat the defending champion Anna Veith (Austria) by just 0.01 seconds.

3. Even she didn’t believe it

6. It’s in her blood.
7. Ledecka wore her ski goggles to her post-race press conference because she “wasn’t prepared to be at the ceremony and I don’t have makeup on.”