Olympic ice skater best known for her involvement in a widely disputed and controversial attack on rival Nancy Kerrigan. She was a two-time Skate America Champion.
At age 12, she could land the triple lutz.
She was the first American woman to complete a triple axel jump in competition.
She married three times, having a son named Gordon in her third marriage.
Her ex-husband conspired to physically assault her competitor, Nancy Kerrigan, and there were many questions in regard to Tonya's participation and knowledge in the assault.