Swiss ski racer and three-time Olympic precious metal medalist, she received precious metal in the slalom and huge slalom events. She earned her first yellow metal medal in worldwide competition in the 1987 Globe Championships. She earned 14 Globe Glass races in the 1988-89 time of year, a feat that got never been achieved before. Her mom passed away when she was 15. She earned two golds in the 1988 Olympics where skier Matti Nykanen earned three golds.