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Johnny Spillane shows off his silver medal at the Whistler Oympic Celebration Plaza on Sunday night. His win ended the U.S.'s 86-year Nordic combined drought at the Olympics.

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Spillane's win historic for U.S., Steamboat

Steamboat skier jumps, races to 1st U.S. Nordic combined Olympic medal

Steamboat resident Johnny Spillane has won the United States' first-ever Winter Olympic medal in Nordic combined, taking silver Sunday in the Normal Hill Individual Gundersen event at the 2010 games in Whistler, British Columbia.

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