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Aksel Lund Svindal

Alpine Skier
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Born Dec 26, 1982

Aksel Lund Svindal is a World Cup alpine ski racer from Kjeller, Norway. Born in Lørenskog, he is a two-time overal World Cup champion, an Olympic gold medalist in Super G at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and a four-time World Champion in downhill, giant slalom, and super combined.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1982 Birth Born on December 26, 1982.

TEENAGE

2002 19 Years Old Additionally, he won four medals at the World Junior Championships in 2002, including gold in combined. … Read More

TWENTIES

2008 25 Years Old Svindal missed the remainder of the 2008 season, and returned to World Cup racing in October 2008. … Read More
2009 26 Years Old 1 More Event
At the 2009 World Championships, Svindal won the gold in the super combined.
2010 27 Years Old Born in Lørenskog in Akershus county, Svindal is a two-time overall World Cup champion (2007 and 2009), an Olympic gold medalist in super-G at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and a five-time World Champion in downhill, giant slalom, and super combined (2007 Åre, 2009 Val-d'Isère, 2011 Garmisch, and 2013 Schladming).
2011 28 Years Old Svindal successfully defended his world title in the super combined in 2011 at Garmish-Partenkirchen, Germany.

THIRTIES

2013 30 Years Old With his victory in the downhill in 2013, Svindal became the first male alpine racer to win titles in four consecutive world championships.
2014 31 Years Old After an Achilles tendon injury in October 2014, Svindal did not compete in World Cup events during the 2015 season. … Read More
2015 32 Years Old Through December 4, 2015, Svindal has won eight World Championship medals, three Olympic medals, two overall World Cup and nine discipline titles (in downhill, super-G, giant slalom, and combined), and 28 World Cup races.
2016 33 Years Old After his season long injury, Svindal had a very strong start to the 2016 season. He managed seven world cup victories before he sustained a season-ending knee injury under tough conditions in Kitzbühel, Austria. Svindal dated alpine racer Julia Mancuso of the U.S. for three years, until the couple split up in September 2013. … Read More
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