Alpine skiing

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Alpine skiing

Type of skiing that includes downhill, slalom and giant slalom races.
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(2003) Physiological profile and training requirements of alpine skier. In: International Congress on Ski Trauma and Ski Safety, April 27-May 2, St.
Her victory in the Semmering slalom in December also saw her become the first alpine skier to take 15 World Cup wins in a single calendar year.
No Alpine skier, male or female, had previously won the same discipline at four successive worlds.
Another phenomenal result for the Slovak skier.Slovak alpine skier Petra Vlhovaacute triumphed in a parallel slalom event in Oslo on New Year's Day, defeating US star Mikaela Shiffrin in the finals and notching up her sixth career World Cup victory.
The youngest recipient is 20-year-old alpine skier Menna Fitzpatrick who picks up an MBE for services to Paralympic winter sport.
Recipients also included former English cricketer Clare Connor, who collected a CBE, former alpine skier Sarah Lewis, OBE, and Holocaust survivor Dr Martin Stern, MBE.
Kenya was represented at the winter Olympics by a debutant Alpine skier, Sabrina Simader.
Alpine skier Aanchal Thakur from Manali was awarded Himachal Gaurav Puruskar for being the only Indian who has won a medal in skiing.
Whang Youn-dai presenting the top Paralympian award to New Zealander para alpine skier Adam Hall and Finnish para Nordic skier Sini Pyy.
Perhaps a little exaggerated, but for the British alpine skier, even the most extreme methods have taken their place in a miraculous transformation.