Having a terrific day, the Swiss women bring home 2 gold medals from Beijing today. Corinne Suter excels in the supreme discipline, the downhill. Mathilde Gremaud earns her second medal at this year's games with gold in freeski slopestyle. 

 

Women's downhill

With the gold medal in the women's downhill, Corinne Suter is now Olympic champion in addition to world champion. With a beautiful run, which she rounds off with the perfect closing stretch, she overtakes Italy's Sofia Goggia and takes the lead that none of the following athletes can reach anymore. 

 
The Podium

1. Corinne Suter (SUI) 1:31,87 Minutes

2. Sofia Goggia (ITA) +0,16

3. Nadia Delago (ITA) +0,57

 

The remaining Swiss athletes

6. Joana Hählen +1,29

15. Jasmine Flury +2,13

16. Lara Gut-Behrami +2,16