Happy birthday, Tarah Gieger

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Tarah Gieger won the first gold medal in X Games history in women’s Supercross back in 2008.

Happy 28th birthday to X Games superstar Tarah Gieger. The motocross racer, who added to her medal haul in 2013 by picking up bronze medals in Enduro X in Los Angeles and Foz do Iguaçu to bring her career total up to seven, had a big year off the track as well. Riding naked for the first time, she said, the Puerto Rican-born athlete appeared in the ESPN The Magazine Body Issue. “I’m comfortable,” she said at the shoot. “Just having confidence makes you look that much better. Revisit a behind-the-scenes look at her shoot here.