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Famous Alpine Skiers from Austria

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List of notable or famous alpine skiers from Austria, with bios and photos, including the top alpine skiers born in Austria and even some popular alpine skiers who immigrated to Austria. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Austrian alpine skiers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These alpine skiers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known alpine skier from Austria is included when available.

People here include everything from Marcel Hirscher to Georg Streitberger.

This historic alpine skiers from Austria list can help answer the questions "Who are some Austrian alpine skiers of note?" and "Who are the most famous alpine skiers from Austria?" These prominent alpine skiers of Austria may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Austrian alpine skiers.

Use this list of renowned Austrian alpine skiers to discover some new alpine skiers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 
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    BirthplaceLinz, Austria

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    Alexander Koll is an alpine skier....  more
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    Alexandra Daum is an alpine skier....  more
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    BirthplaceSchwarzach im Pongau, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Andrea Fischbacher (born 14 October 1985) is a retired alpine ski racer from Austria....  more
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    BirthplaceInnsbruck, Austria

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    Andreas Omminger is an alpine skier.  ...  more
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    Anna Fenninger

    Age: 31

    BirthplaceHallein, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Anna Veith (née Fenninger; born 18 June 1989) is an Austrian World Cup alpine ski racer and Olympic gold medalist. She was the overall World Cup champion for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Born in...  more

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    BirthplaceInnsbruck, Austria

    GenderMale

    Benjamin Raich (born 28 February 1978 in Arzl im Pitztal, Tyrol) is a retired champion World Cup alpine ski racer and Olympic gold medalist from Austria. With 14 medals won at Winter Olympics and...  more

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    BirthplaceZell am See, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Bernadette Schild is an alpine skier....  more
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    BirthplaceEgg, Austria

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    Christoph Alster is an alpine skier....  more
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    BirthplaceSchwaz, Austria

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    Christoph Gruber (born 25 March 1976 in Schwaz) is an Austrian former alpine skier competing in all World Cup disciplines except slalom. In his World Cup debut, the super-G in Aspen, Colorado, on 27...  more
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    Christoph Noesig

    Age: 35

    GenderMale

    Christoph Nösig is an Austrian alpine ski racer. He competed at the 2015 World Championships in Beaver Creek, USA, in the giant slalom, and he was member of the Austrian team that won gold medals in...  more
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    BirthplaceBruck an der Mur, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Elisabeth Görgl (born 20 February 1981) is a retired World Cup alpine ski racer from Austria. Born in Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Görgl made her World Cup debut in March 2000 and has reached World Cup...  more
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    BirthplaceSchwaz District, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Eva-Maria Brem is an alpine skier.  ...  more
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    Fuxi Fuchsberger

    Age: 62

    BirthplaceTamsweg, Austria

    GenderMale

    Franz (Fuxi) Fuchsberger (born Tamsweg, Austria) is an Austrian skier. He started skiing at the age of six. After successfully completing his ski instructors' exam for full certification at the...  more
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    BirthplaceZell am See, Austria

    GenderMale

    Georg Streitberger (born 26 April 1981) is a retired World Cup alpine ski racer from Austria. Born in Zell am See, Salzburg, he specialized in the speed events and won three World Cup races, two in...  more
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    BirthplaceAltenmarkt im Pongau, Austria

    GenderMale

    Johannes "Hannes" Reichelt (born 5 July 1980) is an Austrian World Cup alpine ski racer. He competes in downhill, Super G, Giant Slalom, and Combined. Born in Altenmarkt im Pongau in Salzburg,...  more
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    BirthplaceAltenmarkt im Pongau, Austria

    GenderMale

    Hermann Maier (born 7 December 1972) is an Austrian former World Cup champion alpine ski racer and Olympic gold medalist. Nicknamed the "Herminator", Maier ranks among the greatest alpine ski racers...  more
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    BirthplaceGrieskirchen, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Ingrid Rumpfhuber is an alpine skier....  more
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    BirthplaceBad Hofgastein, Austria

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    Johann "Hans" Grugger (born 13 December 1981 in Bad Hofgastein, Austria) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer, competing in the speed disciplines of downhill and super-G. He made his World Cup...  more
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    BirthplaceAdmont, Austria

    GenderFemale

    Karin Hackl is an alpine skier....  more
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    BirthplaceScheibbs, Austria

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    Kathrin Zettel (born 5 August 1986) is an Austrian retired World Cup alpine ski racer. She won many races and took a bronze medal in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi....  more
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    BirthplaceAustria

    GenderMale

    Kilian Albrecht (Bulgarian: Килиан Албрехт; born 13 April 1973 in Vorarlberg) is an Austrian alpine skier who represented both Austria and Bulgaria. He competed for Austria at the 2002 Olympics and...  more
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    BirthplaceÖblarn, Austria

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    Klaus Kröll (born 24 April 1980) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Austria. He specialized in the speed events of downhill and super-G and won the World Cup downhill season title in 2012. ...  more
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    BirthplaceHall in Tirol, Austria

    GenderMale

    Manfred Pranger (born 25 January 1978) is an Austrian former alpine skier.He won the gold medal in Slalom at the 2009 Alpine Skiing World Championship in Val d'Isère. He also won three Slalom races...  more
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    BirthplaceAnnaberg-Lungötz, Austria

    GenderMale

    Marcel Hirscher (born 2 March 1989) is an Austrian World Cup alpine ski racer. Hirscher made his World Cup debut in March 2007. He competes primarily in slalom and giant slalom, as well as combined...  more

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    Margret Altacher is an alpine skier....  more