Eileen Gu wins China’s first Winter X Games gold as Beijing 2022 countdown begins

//Eileen Gu wins China’s first Winter X Games gold as Beijing 2022 countdown begins

Eileen Gu wins China’s first Winter X Games gold as Beijing 2022 countdown begins

Chinese ski star Eileen Gu made history with three medals on her Winter X Games debut, winning China’s first gold at the annual games just over a year out from the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.The 17-year-old, who is also known by her Chinese name Gu Ailing, won two golds and a bronze at the event in Aspen, Colorado – a feat never achieved by a Winter X Games debutant in its 20-year history.Gu, who is a huge medal hope for the hosts at the Winter Games that begin next February, will be one of…

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