Bruno Kernen (born 1972)

Bruno Kernen (born 1 July 1972 in Thun, Canton of Bern) is a former Swiss alpine ski racer. In 1997, he became world champion in downhill, as well as a silver medalist in combined. In 2003, he won bronze in downhill at the world championships in St. Moritz. He won the Lauberhorn downhill race in Wengen in 2003.

Bruno Kernen
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Kernen in December 2006
Personal information
Born (1972-07-01) 1 July 1972 (age 49)
Thun, Bern, Switzerland

At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Kernen won a bronze medal in the downhill. He also raced in the super-G, where he placed 18th.[1]

World Cup victoriesEdit

  • 3 wins (3 DH)
  • 7 podiums (4 DH, 3 K)
Season Date Location Discipline
1996 19 Jan 1996   Veysonnaz, Switzerland Downhill
20 Jan 1996 Downhill
2003 18 Jan 2003   Wengen, Switzerland Downhill


  1. ^ "Bruno Kernen". 2006 Winter Olympics profile. Yahoo! Sports. Archived from the original on 2012-10-10. Retrieved 2006-12-29.

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