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Cyprien Richard (born 27 January 1979) is a retired French World Cup alpine ski racer.

Cyprien Richard
Alpine skier
Cyprien Richard Hinterstoder 2011.jpg
Richard in 2011
DisciplinesGiant slalom
ClubDouanes – SC Morzine Avoriaz
Born (1979-01-27) 27 January 1979 (age 40)
Thonon-les-Bains,
Haute Savoie, France
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) [1]
World Cup debut17 December 2000
(age 20)
Retired5 March 2016 (age 37)
Websitecyprien-richard.fr
Olympics
Teams1 – (2014)
Medals0
World Championships
Teams3 – (2009, 2011, 2013)
Medals2 (1 gold)
World Cup
Seasons9 – (20082016)
Wins1 – (1 GS)
Podiums4 – (4 GS)
Overall titles0 – (26th in 2011)
Discipline titles0 – (3rd in GS, 2011)

Born in Thonon-les-Bains, Haute Savoie,[2] Richard attained four World Cup podiums, all in giant slalom, with one victory, at Adelboden, Switzerland, a tie with Aksel Lund Svindal for first place. He was also French national champion in giant slalom in 2008.[1]

World CupEdit

Season standingsEdit

Season Age Overall Slalom Giant
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2008 29 54 11
2009 30 57 15
2010 31 45 11
2011 32 26 3
2012 33 42 8
2013 34 71 23
2014 35 63 24
2015 36 116 32
2016 37 91 33

Race podiumsEdit

  • 1 win – (1 GS)
  • 4 podiums – (4 GS)
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2008 14 Mar 2008   Bormio, Italy Giant Slalom 3rd
2010 20 Dec 2009   Alta Badia, Italy Giant Slalom 3rd
2011 19 Dec 2010   Alta Badia, Italy Giant slalom 2nd
8 Jan 2011     Adelboden, Switzerland Giant slalom 1st

World ChampionshipsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined Team
event
2009 30 DNF1
2011 32 2 1
2013 34 19

OlympicsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2010 31 DNF2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Cyprien Richard". L'Équipe. Retrieved 21 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 14 February 2011. Retrieved 10 January 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

External linksEdit