Yvonne van Gennip

Yvonne Maria Therèse van Gennip (born 1 May 1964) is one of the most successful female Dutch all-round speed skaters.wikipedia
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1988 Winter Olympics

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Her main success dates from the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, where she unexpectedly won three gold medals.
Finnish ski jumper Matti Nykänen and Dutch speed skater Yvonne van Gennip were individual medal leaders with each winning three gold medals.

Matti Nykänen

Matti "The Flying Finn" Nykänen
She was the most successful athlete at the 1988 Winter Olympics, along with Matti Nykänen of Finland.
Most notably, he won three gold medals at the 1988 Winter Olympics, becoming, along with Yvonne van Gennip of the Netherlands, the most successful athlete at that event.

List of multiple Olympic gold medalists at a single Games

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*List of multiple Olympic gold medalists at a single Games

Speed skating

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Yvonne Maria Therèse van Gennip (born 1 May 1964) is one of the most successful female Dutch all-round speed skaters.

Calgary

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Her main success dates from the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, where she unexpectedly won three gold medals.

East Germany

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After she had injured her foot, and had surgery less than two months before the games, the East German women were heavily favoured to win the distances over 500 meters.

1984 Winter Olympics

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Van Gennip participated in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo and in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville as well, but did not win a medal.

Sarajevo

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Van Gennip participated in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo and in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville as well, but did not win a medal.

1992 Winter Olympics

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Van Gennip participated in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo and in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville as well, but did not win a medal.

Albertville

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Van Gennip participated in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo and in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville as well, but did not win a medal.

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Netherlands

Dutch🇳🇱the Netherlands