COMPAGNONI OF ITALY CELEBRATES AFTER WINNING THE OLYMPIC WOMEN'S ALPINE GIANT SLALOM IN SHIGA KOGEN
Italy's Deborah Compagnoni celebrates her victory after taking the gold medal in the Olympic women's Alpine giant slalom skiing competition in Shiga Kogen, February 20. Compagnoni became the first Alpine skier to win gold in three Winter Olympics and the first woman to retain an Olympic giant slalom title. Austria's Alexandra Meissnitzer took silver and Germany's Katya Seizinger the bronze.
OLYMPICS ALPINE SKIING