Year Inducted: 1984
Born: October 8, 1959 Sun Valley, ID
Christin Cooper Tache had great success internationally as a giant slalom skier. Along with strong World Cup results that saw her finish in a record setting for an American skier , 3rd place overall in 1982, she won the national championship in 1984. She competed on two Olympic Teams (1980 and 1984) winning a GS silver medal in Sarajevo behind team mate Debbie Armstrong, in a historic American 1-2 finish. She also was picked for two World Championship Teams and earned three medals in 1982, silvers in the slalom and giant slalom and bronze in the combined, a first for any U.S. skier, male or female. In 1984 she enjoyed a win in the GS at a World Cup event in Lake Placid, NY. That year she was the World Cup runner up in the final results for giant slalom.