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Gretchen Bleiler, Olympic silver medalist in snowboard halfpipe

Photograph By Gretchen Bleiler / Courtesy

"My mom has loved all of us unconditionally. (I'm the little tomboy on the right here!) She has led by example and then stood back and supported us as we grew, learned and faltered. She is the strongest woman I know."