Tara Kristen Lipinski (born June 10, 1982) is an American figure skater. At the age of 15, she won the Ladies’ Singles Olympic gold medal in figure skating at the 1998 Winter Olympics. Lipinski remains the youngest individual gold medalist in the history of the Olympic Winter Games. She is also the 1997 World Champion, two-time Champions Series Final Champion (1997ƒ??1998) and 1997 U.S. Champion.