Mauro Caviezel (born 18 August 1988)[1][2] is a Swiss World Cup alpine ski racer. He competed for Switzerland in two Winter Olympics and three World Championships; he won a bronze medal in the combined event in 2017 at St. Moritz.

Mauro Caviezel
Alpine skier
Gino und Mauro Caviezel.jpg
Gino and Mauro Caviezel in 2016
DisciplinesSuper-G, Downhill, Combined
ClubBeverin
Born (1988-08-18) 18 August 1988 (age 31)
Tomils, Graubünden, Switzerland
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
World Cup debut9 March 2008 (age 19)
Olympics
Teams2 – (2014, 2018)
Medals0
World Championships
Teams3 – (2015, 2017, 2019)
Medals1 (0 gold)
World Cup
Seasons6 – (201415, 201720)
Wins0
Podiums7 – (5 SG, 2 DH)
Overall titles0 – (7th in 2019)
Discipline titles0 – (3rd in AC and SG, 2019)

As of mid-February 2020, Caviezel has seven World Cup podiums; his first was a tie for third in the Super-G at the World Cup finals in March 2017. He is the older brother of giant slalom specialist Gino Caviezel (b.1992).[3]

World Cup resultsEdit

Season standingsEdit

Season  Age   Overall   Slalom  Giant
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2014 25 77 6
2015 26 42 19 38 8
2016 27 injured
2017 28 32 10 24 10
2018 29 23 15 12 5
2019 30 7 3 5 3
2020 31 14 5 11
Standings through 13 February 2020

Race podiumsEdit

  • 0 wins
  • 8 podiums – (6 SG, 2 DH)
Season Date Location Discipline Position
2017 16 Mar 2017   Aspen, USA Super-G 3rd
2019 25 Nov 2018   Lake Louise, Canada Super-G 3rd
30 Nov 2018   Beaver Creek, USA Downhill 2nd
1 Dec 2018 Super-G 2nd
14 Mar 2019   Soldeu, Andorra Super-G 2nd
2020 1 Dec 2019   Lake Louise, Canada Super-G 3rd
13 Feb 2020   Saalbach, Austria Downhill 3rd
14 Feb 2020 Super-G 2nd

World Championship resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2015 26 17
2017 28 20 21 3
2019 30 DNF 9 7

Olympic resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2014 25 28 DNF2
2018 29 DNF 13 12

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIS Biography
  2. ^ Sochi 2014 profile
  3. ^ Trepp, Riccarda (13 February 2017). "Mauro und Gino Caviezel: Der harte Weg bis zur Ski-WM" [Mauro and Gino Caviezel: The hard way to the Ski World Championships]. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (in German). Retrieved 26 February 2017.

External linksEdit