With the recent end to the Winter Olympics, the thought of the next Summer Olympics does not seem far off. You can recap the winners of the Winter Olympic Games here. The U.S. left with a total of 28 medals; 9 of those were gold, and has competed in every edition of the Olympic Winter Games. U.S. athletes won gold medals in Alpine Skiing, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding.
With the games in Rio next, the U.S. is looking to continue their greatness in athletics. Check this Sports List for the sports that will be in the 2016 Summer Olympics.