Golden Girls: Alison Shanks
Track cyclist Alison Shanks of New Zealand competes in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games women's individual pursuit qualifying at the Laoshan Velodrome in Beijing on August 15, 2008. Wendy Houvenaghel of Great Britain clocked the fastest time in qualifying for the women's individual event. AFP PHOTO/Daniel Garcia (Photo credit should read DANIEL GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)