It wasn’t simply Austrian skier Matthias Mayer who ate snow when he worn out on the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Tuesday.
Fellow Austrian, Marcel Hirscher, snagged the gold medal within the occasion. France’s Alexis Pinturault and Victor Muffat-Jeandet secured silver and bronze, respectively.
Mayer won gold in the men’s downhill occasion on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He will defend his title on Thursday. Both he and the unidentified media member appeared unhurt following Tuesday’s incident.