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Famous Alpine skiers from Croatia

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

People include everything from Dalibor Samsal to Matea Ferk.

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

Use this list of renowned Croatian 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. {#nodes}
  • Ana Jelušić Black (born 28 December 1986) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Croatia. Born in Rijeka, at the time SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia, Jelušić specialized in slalom and competed in the 2002 Winter Olympics at age 15, the youngest competitor at those games. On 4 January 2007, she was the runner-up in the World Cup slalom race (Snow Queen Trophy) at Sljeme mountain in Croatia, won by Marlies Schild of Austria.A month later at the 2007 World Championships in Sweden, Jelušić finished fourth in the women's slalom. She has stated that she admires and looks up to fellow countrywoman Janica Kostelić for inspiration, and hopes to follow in her footsteps. Jelušić sat out the entire... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Rijeka, Croatia
  • Dalibor Samsal is an alpine skier.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Rijeka, Croatia
  • Ivan Ratkić
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    Ivan Ratkić is an Olympic Alpine Skier from Croatia.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Zagreb, Croatia
  • Ivica Kostelić
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    Ivica Kostelić (pronounced [ˈiʋitsa ˈkɔstɛlitɕ]; born 23 November 1979) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Croatia. He specialized in slalom and combined, but was also one of the few alpine World Cup ski racers able to score points in all disciplines. He is the brother of skiing champion Janica Kostelić. In his career he was coached by his father Ante Kostelić, as well as by Kristian Ghedina and Tomislav Krstičević. After considerable success in junior competitions, Kostelić's World Cup career alternated between triumph and injury. His main accomplishments include a World Championship gold medal in slalom in 2003, Olympic silver medal in slalom in 2010, Olympic silver medals in... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Zagreb, Yugoslavia

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