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In just a few hours, the 2018 Winter Games will come to an end and Pyeongchang will hand off to Beijing, site of the next Winter Games in 2022. In addition to AP’s regular coverage tonight, we’ll be offering a live Instagram Story with pictures from the closing _ a visual diary of the end of the Olympics and the spectacle that it offers.
After 18 days of competition and countless moments that will live long in the memory, the athletes gather for a celebration of the Olympic movement and to look ahead four years to what promises to be another spectacular global occasion.
More than 100 gold medals will have been handed out across numerous disciplines in 15 different sports since the opening ceremony was held Feb. 9. Norway is going to finish atop the medal table with 38 heading into the final day of competition, while the United States’ athletes captured 23 total medals so far.