Famous Alpine Skiers from Canada

List of notable or famous alpine skiers from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top alpine skiers born in Canada and even some popular alpine skiers who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian 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 Canada is included when available.

Examples include Patrick Biggs and Ryan Semple.

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

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  • Anna Goodman
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    Anna Goodman is an alpine skier.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
  • Brad Spence is an alpine skier.
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Calgary, Canada
  • Brigitte Acton (born November 30, 1985 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario) is a Canadian alpine skier. Acton competed at the 2006 Winter Games, where she finished 11th in the giant slalom, 17th in the slalom, and 10th in the combined. She also competed at the 2010 Winter Games. She finished first in Slalom in the 2006 Canadian National Championships, second in Giant Slalom and seventh in Super G.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
  • Britt Janyk
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    Britt Janyk (born May 21, 1980 in North Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian retired alpine skier, specializing in downhill, super G, alpine combined, and giant slalom, having also competed in slaloms in the past. During her career Janyk scored 18 top 10 finishes in alpine skiing World Cup competition, including two podium finishes, both in downhill races: a win in Aspen and a third in Lake Louise, both in 2007. She announced her retirement from the sport in May 2011.Her brother Michael Janyk is also an alpine skier who successfully competes in the World Cup.She contributed regularly to the Eurosport coverage of the 2012-2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup. She was also part of the ...more
    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: North Vancouver, Canada
  • Emily Brydon (born April 21, 1980 in Fernie, British Columbia) is a Canadian former alpine skier. She reached the podium on the World Cup circuit nine times—five in downhill, three in super G, and one in combined—and won once, a super G in 2008 in St. Moritz. She competed in the 2006 Winter Olympics. Her coaches were Heinzpeter Platter, Rob Boyd, and Brett Zagozewski. She also competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics but fell and did not finish.
    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: Fernie, Canada
  • Erik Guay () (born August 5, 1981) is a Canadian former World Cup alpine ski racer. Racing out of Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Guay won the World Cup season title in super-G in 2010 and was the world champion in downhill in 2011, as well as in the super-G in 2017. With 25 World Cup podiums, he is the career leader for Canada.
    • Age: 41
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Canada