Winter Olympic medalists: Where are they now?

Published: Feb 19 2014 06:15:37 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 20 2014 01:00:00 AM EST

The history of the Winter Olympics is filled with names you'll likely remember. But what are those medal winners from games gone by up to these days? Click on to find out where some of your favorite Winter Olympians are today.

Winter Olympics WATN - Alberto Tomba then
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The alpine skiing world was dominated by the larger-than-life personality of Italy's Alberto Tomba in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Known as "Tomba la Bomba" ("Tomba the Bomb"), he won three Olympic gold medals and two silver between the 1988 and 19992 Winter Games, including sweeping the slalom and giant slalom events in Albertville.

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2014 Sochi Olympic medal count

COUNTRY
G
S
B
TOTAL
Russia
13
11
9
33
United States
9
7
12
28
Norway
11
5
10
26
Canada
10
10
5
25
Netherlands
8
7
9
24
Germany
8
6
5
19
Austria
4
8
5
17
France
4
4
7
15
Sweden
2
7
6
15
Switzerland
6
3
2
11
China
3
4
2
9
South Korea
3
3
2
8
Czech Republic
2
4
2
8
Slovenia
2
2
4
8
Japan
1
4
3
8
Italy
0
2
6
8
Belarus
5
0
1
6
Poland
4
1
1
6
Finland
1
3
1
5
Great Britain
1
1
2
4
Latvia
0
2
2
4
Australia
0
2
1
3
Ukraine
1
0
1
2
Slovakia
1
0
0
1
Croatia
0
1
0
1
Kazakhstan
0
0
1
1
Medal count will be updated at the conclusion of each day's medal events.
 
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