AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 4 at the Winter Olympics

Vladislav Marchenkov of the Olympic Athletes of Russia practices during a training run for the men's skeleton at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Competitors walk off the platform during a wind delay during training for the men's nordic combined competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Maddie Mastro, of the United States, reacts after crashing during the women's halfpipe finals at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Franz-Josef Rehrl, of Austria, wraps himself in a blanket while waiting to jump during training for the men's nordic combined competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Russia's Pavel Trikhichev crashes during the downhill portion of the men's combined at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Matthias Guggenberger of Austria practices during a training run for the men's skeleton at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Andorra's Joan Verdu skis during the downhill portion of the men's combined at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Fellow jumpers are reflected in the goggles of Ilkka Herola, of Finland, during training for the men's nordic combined competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Peetu Piiroinen, of Finland, jumps during the men's halfpipe qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Switzerland's Justin Murisier skis during the downhill portion of the men's combined at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)
Wilhelm Denifl, of Austria, walks to the starting gate during training for the men's nordic combined competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Chloe Kim, of the United States, jumps during the women's halfpipe finals at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Chloe Kim, of the United States, jumps during the women's halfpipe finals at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Austria's Marcel Hirscher celebrates after competing the slalom portion of the men's combined at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — It was a big day for snow sports at the Pyeongchang Olympics as American snowboarder Chloe Kim took gold with a near-perfect halfpipe run and Austrian Marcel Hirscher won the men's Alpine combined, the first career Olympic gold for one of skiing's greats. There were also some spills, as several skiers crashed out of the event.

Here are some highlights of Day 4 from Associated Press photographers.

___

More AP Olympic coverage: https://wintergames.ap.org

Must Read

Bumpy beginning for Obama in China, starting on...

Sep 4, 2016

If President Barack Obama was hoping for a graceful start to his final trip to Asia as commander in...

Hong Kong election highlights rising anti-China...

Sep 4, 2016

Polls opened in Hong Kong Sunday for the specially administered Chinese city's most crucial...

Obama and Putin meet in China amid struggle for...

Sep 5, 2016

US, Russia struggle to keep alive negotiations to end the bloodshed between U.S.-backed rebels

Leader of Chinese protest village gets 3 years in...

Sep 9, 2016

The democratically elected mayor of a fishing village in southern China _ which became a focus of...

Aid groups warn of crisis as Mongolia hit by...

Dec 21, 2016

Another unusually harsh winter in Mongolia that's decimating livestock and sending temperatures to...