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Claudia Pechstein
Claudia Pechstein skates the 1500m at the 1998 Olympics in Nagano, Japan and would go on to win a gold in the 5000m and a silver in the 3000m at those Games.
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Claudia Pechstein
Pechstein skates the 5000m at the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City and would go on to win gold in the skate and set a world record at the time.
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Claudia Pechstein
Pechstein collapses after a grueling 5000m race in 2006 in which she won silver. She would also win a gold in the team pursuit in Torino.
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Claudia Pechstein
Pechstein (right) leads Martina Sablikova (left) in the 3000m at the World Cup Salt Lake City and would go on to win silver. Pechstein missed the 2010 Olympics because of a blood-doping ban.
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Sablikova inches out Pechstein and wins gold. Pechstein can tie the record for most Winter Olympic medals by a female with one medal and break the record with two.
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