David Wise reacts after his final run of men's ski halfpipe finals during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. PHOTO: Andrew P. Scott/USA TODAY Sports

David Wise reacts after his final run of men’s ski halfpipe finals during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. PHOTO: Andrew P. Scott/USA TODAY Sports

Men’s Halfpipe Results
Gold: David Wise, U.S.A., 92 points
Silver: Mike Riddle, Canada, 90.60 points
Bronze: Kevin Rolland, France, 88.60

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World champion David Wise of the United States added Olympic gold to his trophy collection with victory in the men’s ski halfpipe competition on Tuesday.

“It’s been amazing right from the start,” says Wise. “Just walking through the opening ceremony with Team USA and just feeling like a part of this grand thing for the Olympics was really cool. To be out here representing not only USA freestyle skiing but also where I come from and the country that I live in, is just amazing.”