Erika Netzer

Erika Netzer (23 June 1937 – 30 November 1977) was an Austrian alpine skier. She had a surprise victory in 1959 that garnered her attention.[1][2] She went on to compete for Austria at the 1960 Winter Olympics.[3][4]

Erika Netzer
Personal information
Born23 June 1937
Sankt Gallenkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria
Died30 November 1977
Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Sport
SportAlpine Skiing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Of Ice and Death" Sports Illustrated
  2. ^ AP via the New York Times of February 7, 1959
  3. ^ "Erika NETZER - Olympic Alpine Skiing | Austria". International Olympic Committee. 11 June 2016. Retrieved 1 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Erika Netzer Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 1 October 2017.