Katerina Tichy, in her first season on the national team will compete at the Olympic
Games in Nagano, Japan, in women's slalom. A native of Praha in the Czech republic, Tichy has
registered some solid results on the World
Cup circuit so far this season. Her best result was an 18th in Val d'Isere,
France on December 20 and she was also 20th a week later in Linz, Austria.