Thomas Stangassinger

Thomas Stangassinger (born 15 September 1965 in Hallein) is an Austrian former alpine skier.

Medal record
Men's alpine skiing
Representing  Austria
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1994 Lillehammer Slalom
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1991 Saalbach Slalom
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Morioka Slalom

Throughout the 1990s, he belonged to the international slalom elite. He won a silver medal in the World Ski Championships in Saalbach-Hinterglemm and a bronze medal in the World Ski Championships in Morioka. His career highlight came when he won the slalom competition at the 1994 Olympics in Lillehammer.[1][2]

World Cup victoriesEdit

Date Location Race
3 December 1989   Mont Sainte-Anne Slalom
24 January 1993   Veysonnaz Slalom
28 November 1993   Park City Slalom
16 January 1994   Kitzbühel Slalom
9 March 1997   Shigakogen Slalom
22 November 1997   Park City Slalom
18 January 1998   Veysonnaz Slalom
25 January 1998   Kitzbühel Slalom
28 November 1998   Aspen Slalom
13 March 1999   Sierra Nevada Slalom

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Thomas Stangassinger Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 23 March 2018.
  2. ^ Harvey Araton (28 February 1994). "Olympic Lightning Strikes Twice More Before Torch Goes Out". New York Times. Retrieved 21 February 2019.

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Awards
Preceded by
Andreas Goldberger
Austrian Sportsman of the year
1994
Succeeded by
Thomas Muster