A week into the Winter Olympic games in Sochi, some three dozen gold medals have been awarded. Here are some of the winners whose performances duing competition earned them a moment on the podium. —Lloyd Young (55 photos total)

Silver medalist Japan’s Akito Watabe, gold medalist Germany’s Eric Frenzel (center) and bronze medalist Norway’s Magnus Krog celebrate on the podium during the Nordic Combined Individual NH / 10 km Flower Ceremony at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb. 12 in Rosa Khutor near Sochi. (John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images)