Congratulations to Dara Howell, 2014 Olympic Champion!

Dara Howell won the gold medal in the women's ski slopestyle event at the Winter Olympics in Sochi on Tuesday.  Dara laid down an amazing first run and posted a score of 94.2 to take a win the competition.

 "Oh, my God. I don't know what to say," said Howell. "I can't believe it. It is so surreal and I am so happy to win a gold medal for Canada.

Dara is our hometown hero! We are so proud of her.

There is going to be a party in Huntsville when Dara returns home!

Here are some great pictures.