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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1998 Winter Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1998 Winter Olympics, so these athletes who took home a gold medal should certainly be commended. These famous gold medal winning athletes all competed in their own particular event at the 1998 Winter Olympics, but what they all have in common is that they were able to rise above their competition and take home a medal for their country. With athletes ranging from Ole Einar Bjørndalen to Claudia Pechstein, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1998 Winter Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Ådne Søndrål is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ådne Søndrål Men's 1500m

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Andreas Widhölzl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andreas Widhölzl Men's Individual Normal Hill

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Angela Ruggiero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Angela Ruggiero Women's Ice Hockey

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Anni Friesinger-Postma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anni Friesinger-Postma Women's 1500m, Women's 3000 m, Women's 1000m

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Annie Perreault is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Annie Perreault Women's 500m

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Armin Zöggeler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Armin Zöggeler Men's Singles

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Bart Veldkamp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bart Veldkamp Men's 10000m, Speed skating - Men's 5000m

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Becky Kellar-Duke is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Becky Kellar-Duke Women's Ice Hockey

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Bente Skari is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bente Skari Women's 5km, Women's 10 km, Women's Cross-Country

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Bjarte Engen Vik is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bjarte Engen Vik Men's Nordic Combined, Individual

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Bjørn Dæhlie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bjørn Dæhlie Men's 10km Pursuit, Men's 15km Pursuit, Men's 50km freestyle

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Bob de Jong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bob de Jong Men's 10000m

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Catriona Le May Doan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Catriona Le May Doan Women's 500 m, Women's 1000m

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Chris Witty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Chris Witty Women's 1500m, Women's 1000m

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Christian Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Christian Hoffmann Men's 50km freestyle, Men's 30 km freestyle mass start

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Chun Lee-kyung is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Chun Lee-kyung Women's 500m, Women's 1000m

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Claudia Pechstein is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Claudia Pechstein Women's 5000 m, Women's 3000 m

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Deborah Compagnoni is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Deborah Compagnoni Women's Giant Slalom, Women's Slalom, Women's Super-G

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Egil Gjelland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Ekaterina Dafovska is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ekaterina Dafovska Women's 15 km Individual

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Éric Bédard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Éric Bédard Men's 1000m

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Eric Bergoust is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eric Bergoust Men's Aerials

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Frode Andresen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Frode Andresen Men's 10 km Sprint

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Galina Kukleva is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Galina Kukleva Women's 7.5 km Sprint

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Georg Hackl is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Georg Hackl Men's Singles

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Gian Simmen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gian Simmen Men's Halfpipe

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Gianni Romme is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gianni Romme Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m

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Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann Women's 3000 m, Women's 1500m, Women's 5000 m

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Halvard Hanevold is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Halvard Hanevold Men's 4x7.5 km Relay, Men's 10 km Sprint, Men's 20 km Individual

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Hans Petter Buraas is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hans Petter Buraas Men's Slalom

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Hermann Maier is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hermann Maier Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Super-G

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Hilde Gerg is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hilde Gerg Women's Slalom, Women's Combined

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Hiroya Saito is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Hiroyasu Shimizu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hiroyasu Shimizu Men's 500m, Men's 1000m

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Ids Postma is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ids Postma Men's 1500m, Men's 1000m

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Ilia Kulik is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ilia Kulik Figure skating - Men's singles

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Jani Soininen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Jani Soininen Men's Large hill individual, Men's Individual Normal Hill

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Janne Lahtela is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Janne Lahtela Men's Moguls

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Jean-Luc Crétier is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Jean-Luc Crétier Men's Downhill

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Jens Müller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Jens Müller Men's Singles

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Jonny Moseley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Jonny Moseley Men's Moguls

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Kari Traa is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kari Traa Women's Moguls

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Karine Ruby is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Karine Ruby Women's Snowboard Giant Slalom, Women's Parallel Giant Slalom

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Kateřina Neumannová is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kateřina Neumannová Women's 15km Freestyle Mass Start, Women's 5km, Women's Combined Pursuit (5 km + 10 km)

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Katja Seizinger is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Katja Seizinger Women's Downhill, Women's Super-G, Women's Giant Slalom

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Katrin Apel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Katrin Apel Women's 7.5 km Sprint

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Kazuyoshi Funaki is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kazuyoshi Funaki Men's Large hill individual, Men's Individual Normal Hill

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Kim Dong-Sung is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kim Dong-Sung Men's 1000m

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Larisa Lazutina is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Larisa Lazutina Women's Combined Pursuit (5 km + 10 km), Women's 30km Cross-country Freestyle, Women's 5km

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Lasse Kjus is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1998 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Lasse Kjus Men's Combined, Men's Super-G, Men's Downhill