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Famous Female Alpine Skiers

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List of famous female alpine skiers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female alpine skiers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being alpine skiers. Here are also famous male alpine skiers and the best Olympic alpine skiers. There are thousand of females working as alpine skiers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic alpine skiers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a alpine skier then the people below should give you inspiration.

People here include everyone from Lindsey Vonn to Tina Maze.

While this isn't a list of all female alpine skiers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female alpine skiers?" and "Who are the best female alpine skiers?"

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    Lindsey Caroline Vonn (née Kildow ; born October 18, 1984) is an American former World Cup alpine ski racer on the US Ski Team. She won four World Cup overall championships—one of only two female skiers to do so, along with Annemarie Moser-Pröll—with three consecutive titles in 2008, 2009, and 2010, plus another in 2012. Vonn won the gold medal in downhill at the 2010 Winter Olympics, the first one for an American woman. She also won a record 8 World Cup season titles in the downhill discipline (2008–2013, 2015, 2016), 5 titles in super-G (2009–2012, 2015), and 3 consecutive titles in the combined (2010–2012). In 2016, she won her 20th World Cup crystal globe title, the overall record for...  more
    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America
    • Gender: Female
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Alpine skier, Athlete
    • Credits: Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games, Turin 2006: XX Olympic Winter Games, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2016 Revealed, Salt Lake City 2002: XIX Olympic Winter Games

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    Julia Marie Mancuso (born March 9, 1984) is a retired American World Cup alpine ski racer and Olympic gold medalist. She won the giant slalom at the 2006 Winter Olympics, and was the silver medalist in both downhill and combined in 2010, and the bronze medalist in the combined in 2014. She has also won five medals (two silver and three bronze) at the World Championships and seven races in regular World Cup competition. Her four Olympic medals are the most ever for a female American alpine skier....  more
    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States of America
    • Gender: Female
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Alpine skier, Athlete

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    Anna Fenninger

    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 Hallein, Veith is from the village of Adnet in Salzburg and made her World Cup debut at age 17 in November 2006. She competed in all five alpine disciplines, but omitted slalom as of January 2012. Her first major success was becoming world champion in the super combined in 2011, without having won a World Cup race before. At the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Veith won the super-G at Rosa Khutor for her first Olympic medal, and at the end of the season she won the World Cup overall and giant...  more
    • Age: 31
    • Birthplace: Hallein, Austria
    • Gender: Female
    • Nationality: Austria
    • Profession: Alpine skier, Athlete
  • Macarena Simari Birkner (born November 22, 1984) is a female skier from Argentina. She has represented Argentina in 2002, 2006, 2010 and the 2014 Winter Olympics, in the Alpine skiing events. She also took part in the 2005 Alpine Skiing World Cup, where she came 20th in the Women's Combined, and in the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2009. She is the sister of fellow alpine skiers Cristian Simari Birkner and María Belén Simari Birkner. She was in a relationship with British former alpine skier Noel Baxter, with whom she has a child. Simari Birkner, has set an impressive record having completed all the five Alpine Ski events in both 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympic Games. She shares this...  more
    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
    • Gender: Female
    • Nationality: Argentina
    • Profession: Alpine skier, Athlete