American ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White celebrate winning the Olympic gold medal Monday, February 17, in Sochi, Russia.
Sixteen years of hard work together finally paid off for the ice dancers, who won silver four years ago in Vancouver.
Davis and White wave to fans after the free dance portion of the event.
Davis waits for a score Monday.
Davis and White acknowledge the crowd after competing.
Davis and White perform their free dance. Their gold medal is the first ice dancing gold medal in American history.
Davis and White celebrate on the podium during the flower ceremony. Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, who won gold in 2010, finished in second this time. Russia's Elena Ilinykh and Nikita Katsalapov won the bronze.