The greatest of all time - Ingemar Stenmark. He only enrolled for 1 downhill race, but invented most of modern skiing.
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Ingemar Stenmark, 86 World Cup wins, no one else in his class, second place in wins is "the Herminator" Hermann Maier with 54 first place wins.very precise skier--Doug Coombs called him "the technician.
Alberto Tomba Albertville 1992
"Tomba la Bomba's" influence came through his total domination of the ski racing world in the late and early
#1978 when @strattonresort hosted the first - and last - World Cup #ski races in #vermont. A young Phil Mahre beat the GS field - including Ingemar Stenmark - and brother Steve took the Slalom win. The @fisalpine Ladies races at #killington this weekend will be exciting for sure - and though just one stop on the tour - a very meaningful one to the dedicated East Coast ski scene. Huge props to @killingtonmtn for making it happen! #kindofabigdeal #skiing #instaski #skiracing #vintageski…
Julia Mancuso in Audi FIS World Cup - Women's Giant Slalom
American Julia Mancuso Wins Bronze Medal In Women's Alpine Skiing.
Karl Schranz - Austria - winner 1969, 1970
Alpine Skiing Men's Giant Slalom - my favorite alpine discipline
30 Historic Winter Olympics Photos We'll Never Forget
Eva Huckova of Slovakia competes in the women's alpine skiing downhill training on day 3 of the Turin Winter Olympic Games on Feb.
Ted Ligety of the United States competes during the Alpine Skiing Men's Super Combined Downhill (c) Getty Images