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Johan Clarey (born 8 January 1981) is a French World Cup alpine ski racer. He specializes in the speed events of downhill and super-G.[1]

Johan Clarey
Alpine skier
Johan Clarey en 2014 à Méribel.jpg
Clarey in 2014
DisciplinesDownhill, Super-G
ClubDouanes – C.S. Tignes
Born (1981-01-08) 8 January 1981 (age 38)
Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
World Cup debut29 November 2003 (age 22)
Websitejohanclarey.com
Olympics
Teams3 – (2010, 2014, 2018)
Medals0
World Championships
Teams4 – (2011, 201519)
Medals1 (0 gold)
World Cup
Seasons14 – (2004, 200719)
Wins0
Podiums5 – (4 DH, 1 SG)
Overall titles0 – (23rd in 2013)
Discipline titles0 – (7th in DH, 2014)

Born in Annecy, Haute-Savoie, Clarey made his World Cup debut in November 2003 and has five World Cup podiums through January 2019.[2] He set a World Cup speed record in 2013 at the classic downhill race in Wengen, Switzerland, with a maximum speed of 161.9 km/h (100.6 mph) at the Haneggschuss, the fastest section of the Lauberhorn slope.[3][4] Clarey finished fifth and was injured the following week at Kitzbühel and missed the remainder of the 2013 season, including the world championships.

World Cup resultsEdit

Season standingsEdit

Season Age Overall  Slalom  Giant
 Slalom 
Super G Downhill Combined
2004 23 140 54
2005 24
2006 25
2007 26 86 33 38
2008 27 78 30 41
2009 28 92 31
2010 29 61 19 47
2011 30 56 48 19
2012 31 29 31 10
2013 32 23 12 12
2014 33 25 25 7
2015 34 32 23 16
2016 35 37 41 15
2017 36 51 47 10
2018 37 54 18
2019 38 15 9 9
Standings through 27 January 2019

Race podiumsEdit

  • 5 podiums – (4 DH, 1 SG)
  • 39 top tens
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2010 19 December 2009   Val Gardena, Italy Downhill 3rd
2014 21 December 2013 Downhill 3rd
1 March 2014  Kvitfjell, Norway Downhill 2nd
2017 21 January 2017   Kitzbühel, Austria Downhill 3rd
2019 27 January 2019 Super-G 2nd

World Championship resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 Slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2011 30 8
2013 32 injured, did not compete
2015 34 30 16
2017 36 DNF
2019 38 2 17

Olympic resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 Slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2010 29 27 DNF1
2014 33 19 DNF
2018 37 18

VideoEdit

  • You Tube – Johan Clarey sets alpine ski record – Universal Sports – 19 January 2013

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.fis-ski.com/uk/604/613.html?sector=AL&competitorid=10394&type=result
  2. ^ "Ferstl is first German skier to win super-G in Kitzbuehel". ESPN. Associated Press. 27 January 2019. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Innerhofer Wins Wengen Downhill: Clarey Sets Speed Record". tsn.ca. 19 January 2013.
  4. ^ McKee, Hank (19 January 2013). "Innerhofer aces Wengen for Lauberhorn DH win". Ski Racing. Retrieved 31 March 2014.

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