The results of the women’s short track speed skating 500-meter final at the 2018 Winter Olympics were a story by themselves. Italy’s Arianna Fontana, who entered her fourth Olympic Games with five medals but no golds, finally stood atop the podium.
“The way the Koreans responded had made me scared of living,” Christie said recently. “I couldn’t sleep. I was worried. I know it seems so dramatic. But I thought people actually did want to kill me.”