"Second place was losing, thats all it was to me at first. I had to grow out of that and realize everything that happened was a personal best".
Williams ran in the semifinal heat of the 4x100-meter relay during the 2012 Olympics. She earned a gold medal as part of the U.S. team, which won in the final with four other runners. Williams then became a bobsledder, winning a silver medal in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia
"When someone tells me there is only one way to do things, it always lights a fire under me. My instant reaction is, I'm gonna prove you wrong".
—Picabo Street, on the importance of uniqueness
In 2005, Picabo Street was inducted into the National Ski Hall of Fame. Overall, she has won two Olympic medals (silver and gold), and nine World Cup victories.