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List of famous alpine skiers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top alpine skiers in the world? This includes the most prominent alpine skiers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable alpine skiers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic alpine skiers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned alpine skiers.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Marcel Hirscher and Jake Zamansky.

From reputable, prominent, and well known alpine skiers to the lesser known alpine skiers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the alpine skier field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous alpine skiers ever?" and "What are the names of famous alpine skiers?" then you're in the right place. (720 items)
Lindsey Vonn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Alpine Skiers
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Lindsey Caroline Vonn is an American World Cup alpine ski racer on the United States Ski Team. She has won four World Cup championships—one of 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 ever in the event for an American woman. She has also won seven World Cup season titles in the downhill discipline, five titles in super-G, and three consecutive titles in the combined. Vonn is one of six women to have won World Cup races in all five disciplines of alpine skiing – downhill, super-G, giant slalom, slalom, and super combined – ...more

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Julia Mancuso is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Alpine Skiers
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Julia Marie Mancuso is an 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 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

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#20 on The Best Alpine Skiers in the World Right Now

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Vanessa-Mae is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Alpine Skiers
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Vanessa-Mae, is a British violinist with album sales reaching several million, having made her the wealthiest entertainer under 30 in the United Kingdom in 2006. She competed under the name Vanessa Vanakorn for Thailand in alpine skiing at the 2014 Winter Olympics, but months later was banned from competition after the event that qualified her for the Olympics was found to have been manipulated and therefore, according to the International Ski Federation, she "did not qualify and should not have been participating in the Sochi 2014 Games." She has appealed the ban to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. ...more

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