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List of famous male alpine skiers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male alpine skiers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being alpine skiers. There are thousand of males 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 male aspiring to be a alpine skier then the people below should give you inspiration.

Examples of people on this list: Tim Kelley, Fuxi Fuchsberger and more.

While this isn't a list of all male alpine skiers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male alpine skiers?" and "Who are the best male alpine skiers?"
Bode Miller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Alpine Skiers
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Bode Miller

Samuel Bode Miller (; born October 12, 1977) is an American former World Cup alpine ski racer. He is an Olympic and World Championship gold medalist, a two-time overall World Cup champion in 2005 and 2008, and the most successful male American alpine ski racer of all time. He is also considered one of the greatest World Cup racers of all time with 33 race victories and being one of five men (and last to date) to win World Cup events in all five disciplines. He is the only skier with five or more victories in each discipline. In 2008, Miller and Lindsey Vonn won the overall World Cup titles for the first U.S. sweep in 25 years. Miller won six medals in the Winter Olympics, the most of any ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 41

Birthplace: Easton, New Hampshire, United States of America

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Hermann Maier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Alpine Skiers
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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 in history, with four overall World Cup titles (1998, 2000, 2001, 2004), two Olympic gold medals (both in 1998), and three World Championship titles (1999: 2, and 2005). His 54 World Cup race victories – 24 super-G, 15 downhills, 14 giant slaloms, and 1 combined – rank third on the men's all-time list behind Ingemar Stenmark's 86 victories and Marcel Hirscher's 68 victories. As of 2013, he holds the record for the most points in one season by a male alpine skier, with 2000 points from the 2000 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 46

Birthplace: Altenmarkt im Pongau, Austria

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Truls Ove Karlsen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Alpine Skiers
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Truls Ove Karlsen (born 25 April 1975 in Oslo) is a retired Norwegian alpine skier. He made his Alpine Skiing World Cup debut in Sölden in 2001. He made a total of 143 World Cup starts, finishing third in a slalom in Sestriere in December 2002 and scoring his only World Cup win in a slalom in Kranjska Gora in February 2004, leading home team-mate Tom Stiansen in a Norwegian one-two ahead of Austrian Mario Matt. His best World Cup seasons were 2003 and 2004, where he finished eighth in the slalom standings. His best results at the Alpine Skiing World Championships were achieved at the 2007 Championships in Åre, where he finished sixth in the giant slalom and seventh in the slalom. He ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 43

Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

Marcel Hirscher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Alpine Skiers
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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 and occasionally in super G. Winner of a record eight consecutive World Cup titles, Hirscher has also won 11 medals at the Alpine Skiing World Championships, seven of them gold, a silver medal in slalom at the 2014 Winter Olympics, and two gold medals in the combined and giant slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Due to his record number of overall titles, many years of extreme dominance of both slalom and giant slalom and of the men's overall ranking, he is considered by many, including his rivals ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 29

Birthplace: Annaberg-Lungötz, Austria

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