Famous Alpine Skiers from France

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

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

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  • Adrien Théaux

    Adrien Théaux (born 18 September 1984) is a French World Cup alpine ski racer and non-commissioned officer. He made his World Cup debut in February 2004 at age 19. Théaux represented France at three Winter Olympics and seven World Championships; his best finish is a bronze medal in the Super-G in 2015 at Beaver Creek, Colorado. Through January 2019, he has three World Cup victories and thirteen podiums.
    • Age: 38
    • Birthplace: Tarbes, France
  • Alexandre Anselmet
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    Alexandre Anselmet

    Alexandre Anselmet is an alpine skier.
    • Age: 42
  • Aurelie Revillet
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    Aurelie Revillet

    Aurélie Revillet (born February 13, 1986 in Moûtiers) is a French female skier and soldier.Revillet represented France in the 2010 Winter Olympics, in the Alpine skiing events. She also took part in the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2009. ResultsFIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2009:Super-G–242010 Winter Olympics:Downhill–17
    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Moûtiers, France
  • Claire Dautherives

    Claire Dautherives is an alpine skier.
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, France
  • Cyprien Richard (born 27 January 1979) is a retired French World Cup alpine ski racer. Born in Thonon-les-Bains, Haute Savoie, Richard attained four World Cup podiums, all in giant slalom, with one victory, at Adelboden, Switzerland, a tie with Aksel Lund Svindal for first place. He was also French national champion in giant slalom in 2008.
    • Age: 44
    • Birthplace: Thonon-les-Bains, France
  • David Poisson
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    David Poisson

    David Poisson (31 March 1982 – 13 November 2017) was a French World Cup alpine ski racer, who specialized in the speed events. He made his World Cup debut in 2004. Poisson represented France at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, where he placed 7th in the downhill. At the 2013 World Championships, Poisson made his first podium in top-level competition, taking bronze in the downhill. In 2015, Poisson took his only World Cup podium in a downhill in Santa Caterina, finishing third.Poisson died in a crash during training in Canada, at Nakiska near Calgary, on 13 November 2017. He caught an edge, went through the safety netting, and struck a tree.
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Annecy, France