Emerged as a promising, young star with her victory in the 2008 Tour de Ski, a win honored in skiing-mad Sweden with several prestigious awards ... Is the leading candidate to become her country's first female Olympic champion in cross country since 1968.
|Mon, Feb 15 - 10:00a||10km Individual||1||24:58.4|
|Thu, Feb 25 - 11:00a||4 x 5km Relay||5||56:18.9|
|Mon, Feb 22 - 1:00p||Team Sprint -- Final||2||18:04.3|
|Mon, Feb 22 - 10:45a||Team Sprint -- Semifinals||2||18:04.3|
|Sat, Feb 27 - 11:45a||30km Mass Start||6||1:31:57.6|
|Fri, Feb 19 - 1:00p||15km Pursuit||8||41:18.5|
As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.