Name the competitor or the country she represented. Figure skating at the 1994 Lillehammer games are remembered for the Tony Harding-Nancy Kerrigan follies, With Harding finishing in 8th after an embarrassing melt down on the ice when her skate laces snapped. Kerrigan tied for first place, but was given the silver medal on tie breaking procedures. Identify the woman (or her home nation) which won the gold medal, the first person representing her recently independent nation to win an Olympic gold medal.
Oksana Baiul (Ukraine)