Bickner, who began the sport at 9, was the highest-placing American in both the large hill competition and the normal hill
event, in which he finished 18th.
He finished 46th out of 47 at the Games' individual normal hill
10km on Feb.
TAKE-OFF: Evgeniy Klimov of OAR makes a jump during Men's Normal Hill
training ahead of the Winter Olympics in South Korea SEAN M HAFFEY
Carlijn Achtereekte stunned her teammates as she led a Dutch sweep in the women's 3,000m speed skating, while Andreas Wellinger handled high winds and bitter cold for a surprise win in the men's normal hill
Richard Freitag of Germany trains for the Men's Normal Hill
Before the 70s, Lambari was like any normal hill
The gold is a second medal in Sochi for Magnus Krog, who also grabbed bronze at the individual normal hill
discipline, while veteran Havard Klemetsen finally takes his maiden Olympic medal at the age of 35.
German favourite Eric Frenzel won the Nordic Combined normal hill
, landing the longest jump of the day and then mastering a slushy cross-country course to beat Japan's Akito Watabe.
Switzerland's Simon Ammann, the 2002 and 2010 double Olympic champion, will aim to become the first ski jumper to win five gold medals when the normal hill
final is staged.
It is the construction of a normal hill
HS 100 with the start-up tilt range of 35
BILL DEMONG finished sixth in the normal hill
competition, 17 seconds behind Lamy-Chappuis after starting a minute and 20 seconds down, and anchored the US team to second place in Tuesday's relay.
Thelatestvictorycomeshoton the heels of him entering the books as first man to win the Normal Hill
event in two Olympics.