February 13, 2010
Billy Demong hits a training jump Saturday at Whistler Olympic Park in British Columbia. He and his U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team teammates are scheduled to compete in an individual event Sunday.
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Demong, Americans seem relaxed before first competition at 2010 Winter Olympics
He was less than 24 hours from one of the biggest races of his life, but U.S. Nordic combined skier Billy Demong wasn’t about to let the anticipation keep him awake Saturday night. Today's normal hill individual Gundersen event begins with the jumping portion at 11 a.m. The cross-country portion begins at 2:45 p.m. MST. NBC television coverage begins at noon today.