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10 Aug 1980 Ruidoso, United States of America
157 cm / 52 kg 5'2'' / 114 pounds
Female
Tristan Gale competed in skeleton from 2001-2006, and in 2002 became the first woman to win a gold medal in the sport at the Olympic Winter Games. She had one other World Cup win, in November 2002, also at Park City, Utah, and was the bronze medalist at the 2003 World Championships. She failed to make the US Olympic team in 2006 and then retired.

Tristan Gale competed in skeleton from 2001-2006, and in 2002 became the first woman to win a gold medal in the sport at the Olympic Winter Games. She had one other World Cup win, in November 2002, also at Park City, Utah, and was the bronze medalist at the 2003 World Championships. She failed to make the US Olympic team in 2006 and then retired.

Tristan in numbers

1
Olympics
Olympics
1
medals
Gold medal:1 Silver medal: Bronze medal:
  • Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake City 2002
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake City 2002
    • 1 Gold medal
      Skeleton
      Skeleton

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