Street wins third straight World Cup title
Winter Olympic Games Nagano, Japan Feb. 11, 1998 -- Coming into the Olympics, Picabo Street had but one goal: to win a gold medal. Surprisingly, she realized her dream in the Super G -- the super giant slalom -- a race that requires the speed of a downhill racer combined with agility to negotiate gates. As dominant as Picabo had been in the downhill, she had never won a Super G in World Cup competition.
But that all changed at the 1998 Winter Olympics. At the ...
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