Janica Kostelic

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Birthday
5, 1982
Birthplace
Zagreb, Croatia
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
5, 1982 (age 37)
Birthplace
Zagreb, Croatia

About

Croatian ski racer and four-time Olympic gold medalist who is the only woman to have won 3 alpine skiing gold medals in one Olympics.

Before Fame

She began skiing when she was 3 years old and started training at age 9.

Trivia

She won 5 gold medals at the World Skiing Championships in 2003 and 2005.

Family Life

Her brother Ivica Kostelic is also a ski racer and her father Ante Kostelic is her skiing coach.

Associated With

She took gold at the 2006 Winter Olympics where speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno also won the gold.