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Ted Ligety's Dad Gets Awfully Handsy After His Son Wins Olympic Gold

Ted Ligety won Olympic Gold yesterday in Sochi.

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Ted Ligety Won Gold Yesterday in Sochi.

Ted Ligety took the gold in the men’s giant slalom on Wednesday, becoming the first American to take the top podium spot in the event.

Ligety had a two-run combined time of 2:45.29 after establishing almost a full second's lead in his first run.

And we mean EVERYONE was Excited.

Including Ligety's parents. That's his father and mother, celebrating in the stands.

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