Alpine skiing at the 1988 Winter Olympics

1988 Winter Olympics Alpine skiing events occurred at the Nakiska ski area in Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada.

Men's events

Downhill

MedalAthleteTime
Gold Pirmin Zurbriggen (SUI)1:59.63
Silver Peter Müller (SUI)2:00.14
Bronze Franck Piccard (FRA)2:01.24

Super G

February 21 1988
MedalAthleteTime
Gold Franck Piccard (FRA)1:39.66
Silver Helmut Mayer (AUT)1:40.96
Bronze Lars-Börje Eriksson (SWE)1:41.08
4 Hubert Strolz (AUT)1:41.11
5 Günther Mader (AUT) & Pirmin Zurbriggen (SUI)1:41.96
7 Luc Alphand (FRA)1:42.27
8 Leonhard Stock (AUT)1:42.36

Giant Slalom

February 25 1988
MedalAthleteTime
GoldAlberto Tomba (ITA)2:06.37
SilverHubert Strolz (AUT)2:07.41
BronzePirmin Zurbriggen (SUI)2:08.39
4Ivano Camozzi (ITA)2:08.77
5Rudolf Nierlich (AUT)2:08.92
6Andreas Wenzel (LIE)2:09.03
7Helmut Mayer (AUT)2:09.09
8Frank Wörndl (FRG)2:09.22

Slalom

February 27 1988
MedalAthleteTime
Gold Alberto Tomba (ITA)1:39.47
Silver Frank Wörndl (FRG)1:39.53
Bronze Paul Frommelt (LIE)1:39.84
4 Bernhard Gstrein (AUT)1:40.08
5 Ingemar Stenmark (SWE)1:40.22
6 Jonas Nilsson (SWE)1:40.23
7 Pirmin Zurbriggen (SUI)1:40.48
8 Oswald Tötsch (ITA)1:40.55

Combined

Medal Athlete Downhill
(Rank)
Slalom
(Rank)
Points
Gold Hubert Strolz (AUT)1:48.51 (5)1:27.31 (7)36.55
Silver Bernhard Gstrein (AUT)1:50.20 (15)1:25.82 (3)43.45
Bronze Paul Accola (SUI)1:51.27 (24)1:24.93 (1)48.24

Women's events

Downhill

MedalAthleteTime
Gold Marina Kiehl (FRG)1:25.86
Silver Brigitte Oertli (SUI)1:26.61
Bronze Karen Percy (CAN)1:26.62

Super G

MedalAthleteTime
Gold Sigrid Wolf (AUT)1:19.03
Silver Michela Figini (SUI)1:20.03
Bronze Karen Percy (CAN)1:20.29

Giant Slalom

MedalAthleteTime
Gold Vreni Schneider (SUI)2:06.49
Silver Christa Kinshofer (FRG)2:07.42
Bronze Maria Walliser (SUI)2:07.72

Slalom

MedalAthleteTime
Gold Vreni Schneider (SUI)1:36.69
Silver Mateja Svet (YUG)1:38.37
Bronze Christa Kinshofer (FRG)1:38.40

Combined

Medal Athlete Downhill
(Rank)
Slalom
(Rank)
Points
Gold Anita Wachter (AUT)1:17.14 (3)1:22.97 (2)29.25
Silver Brigitte Oertli (SUI)1:18.37 (11)1:20.71 (1)29.48
Bronze Maria Walliser (SUI)1:16.98 (2)1:25.92 (11)51.28


The 1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and opened by Governor General Jeanne Sauvé. The Olympics were highly successful financially as they brought in million-dollar profits.
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Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot.
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Nakiska Ski Resort

Ski slopes at Nakiska

Location:
Mount Allan, Alberta, Canada

Nearest city: Calgary

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Kananaskis
Kananaskis Country
Location of Kananaskis in Alberta
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine Skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Downhill
Bronze 1988 Calgary Giant Slalom
World Championships
Gold 1985 Bormio Downhill
Gold 1985 Bormio Combined
Gold 1987 Crans-Montana Super-G
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Silver 1984 Sarajevo Downhill
Silver 1988 Calgary Downhill
World Championships
Gold 1987 Crans-Montana Downhill
Silver 1985 Bormio Downhill
Silver 1989 Vail Downhill Peter Müller (born 6 October 1957) is a Swiss former alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Super-G
Silver 1992 Albertville Downhill
Bronze 1988 Calgary Downhill Franck Piccard (born September 17 1965) is a French former Alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Super-G
Silver 1992 Albertville Downhill
Bronze 1988 Calgary Downhill Franck Piccard (born September 17 1965) is a French former Alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Silver 1988 Calgary Super-G
World Championships
Silver 1989 Vail Giant slalom Helmut Mayer (born March 4 1966 in Verditz). Is an Austrian former Alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Bronze 1988 Calgary Super-G Lars-Börje Eriksson (born October 21 1966 in Åre). Is a former Swedish Alpine skier. He won bronze medal in the Super-G competition at the 1988 Olympics in Calgary
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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Austria
Men's alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Combined
Silver 1988 Calgary Giant Slalom

Hubert Strolz (born June 26, 1962 in Warth is a former alpine skier from Austria.
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Competitor for  Austria
Men's alpine skiing
Olympic Games
Bronze 1992 Albertville Downhill
World Championships
Silver 1987 Crans-Montana Slalom
Bronze 1987 Crans-Montana Combined
Bronze 1989 Vail Combined
Bronze
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine Skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Downhill
Bronze 1988 Calgary Giant Slalom
World Championships
Gold 1985 Bormio Downhill
Gold 1985 Bormio Combined
Gold 1987 Crans-Montana Super-G
Gold
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Competitor for  France
Men’s alpine skiing
World Championships
Bronze 1996 Sierra Nevada Downhill Luc Alphand (born August 6 1965) is a French former alpine skier, who is now a race car driver.
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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Austria
Men’s alpine skiing
Gold 1980 Lake Placid Downhill

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Olympic medalist

Tomba at the 2006 Winter Olympics.
Medal record

Men’s Alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Slalom
Gold 1988 Calgary Giant slalom
Gold 1992 Albertville Giant slalom
Silver 1992 Albertville Slalom

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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Austria
Men's alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Combined
Silver 1988 Calgary Giant Slalom

Hubert Strolz (born June 26, 1962 in Warth is a former alpine skier from Austria.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine Skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Downhill
Bronze 1988 Calgary Giant Slalom
World Championships
Gold 1985 Bormio Downhill
Gold 1985 Bormio Combined
Gold 1987 Crans-Montana Super-G
Gold
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Gold 1989 Vail Giant Slalom
Gold 1989 Vail Slalom
Gold 1991 Saalbach-Hinterglemm Slalom Rudolf Nierlich (February 20, 1966 – May 18, 1991) was an Austrian alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Silver 1980 Lake Placid Giant Slalom
Bronze 1984 Sarajevo Giant Slalom
World Championships
Gold 1978 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Combined
Silver 1978 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Giant Slalom
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Silver 1988 Calgary Super-G
World Championships
Silver 1989 Vail Giant slalom Helmut Mayer (born March 4 1966 in Verditz). Is an Austrian former Alpine skier.
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Olympic medal record
Men's Alpine skiing
Silver 1988 Calgary Slalom
World Championships
Gold 1987 Crans-Montana Slalom Frank Wörndl (born June 28 1959 in Sonthofen) is a West German former Alpine skier.
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Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII
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Olympic medalist

Tomba at the 2006 Winter Olympics.
Medal record

Men’s Alpine skiing
Gold 1988 Calgary Slalom
Gold 1988 Calgary Giant slalom
Gold 1992 Albertville Giant slalom
Silver 1992 Albertville Slalom

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