Alpine Skiing

Global Cup - Alpine Skiing

2017

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Austria 201 23.4
2 Switzerland 165 19.2
3 Norway 92 10.7
4 Italy 66 7.7
5 United States 64 7.5
6 Canada 59 6.9
7 France 51 5.9
8 Sweden 38 4.4
9 Slovenia 34 4.0
10 Germany 28 3.3

2016

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Norway 164 17.5 5
2 Switzerland 154 16.5 3
3 Austria 136 14.5 -2
4 France 122 13.0 -1
5 Italy 82 8.8 4
6 United States 76 8.1 -4
7 Germany 62 6.6
8 Sweden 40 4.3
9 Liechtenstein 36 3.8 3
10 Slovakia 22 2.4 3

2015

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Austria 550 30.7
2 United States 217 12.1
3 France 165 9.2 3
4 Slovenia 146 8.1 4
5 Switzerland 134 7.5 -2
6 Norway 127 7.1 -2
7 Germany 118 6.6 -2
8 Sweden 108 6.0 -1
9 Italy 71 4.0
10 Canada 54 3.0

2014

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Austria 452 26.3
2 United States 196 11.4
3 Switzerland 190 11.1 5
4 Norway 184 10.7 3
5 Germany 172 10.0
6 France 112 6.5 -2
7 Sweden 106 6.2 2
8 Slovenia 90 5.2 -5
9 Italy 80 4.7 -3
10 Canada 50 2.9 2

2013

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Austria 392 21.9
2 United States 257 14.3
3 Slovenia 187 10.4 2
4 France 175 9.8 4
5 Germany 172 9.6 -1
6 Italy 150 8.4 3
7 Norway 112 6.2 -1
8 Switzerland 104 5.8 -5
9 Sweden 82 4.6 1
10 Croatia 64 3.6 -3

Per Capita Cup - Alpine Skiing

2017

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Austria 41497
2 Switzerland 46349
3 Norway 51978
4 Sweden 242731
5 Canada 565681
6 Italy 903323
7 France 1264179
8 Czech Republic 1303116
9 Germany 2935393
10 United States 4767813

2016

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Norway 29159 2
2 Switzerland 49660 2
3 Austria 61330 -1
4 Sweden 230594 1
5 Slovakia 245558 3
6 Slovenia 507250 -5
7 France 528468 2
8 Italy 727065 4
9 Czech Republic 1303116 -3
10 Germany 1325661 1

2015

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Slovenia 13897 1
2 Austria 15165 -1
3 Norway 37654
4 Switzerland 57072
5 Sweden 85405
6 Czech Republic 306615 6
7 Croatia 316814 -1
8 Slovakia 337642 -1
9 France 390746
10 Canada 618059

2014

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Austria 18453 1
2 Slovenia 22544 -1
3 Norway 25989
4 Switzerland 40251 1
5 Sweden 87017 1
6 Croatia 184808 -2
7 Slovakia 385877 1
8 Germany 477855 3
9 France 575653
10 Canada 667504 3

2013

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Slovenia 10850
2 Austria 21278
3 Norway 42696 1
4 Croatia 69303 1
5 Switzerland 73535 -2
6 Sweden 112485
7 Finland 126665
8 Slovakia 337642
9 France 368418 1
10 Italy 397462 -1
Anna Fenninger of Austria flies to Super G gold in Vail

Austria dominates Alpine Skiing World Championships

At GSN we love countries that punch above their weight.

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Which skis? How to choose the ideal skiing equipment

So you’re set: your week’s holiday package in the French Alps, the first after so many years – or the first tout court – is booked, including ca...
Jean Baptiste Grange of France

Alpine Skiing Equipment

Very few other sports require such an extensive, and often expensive, equipment kit as Alpine Skiing.
World Cup winners L. Vonn and B. Miller of the USA

Major Alpine Skiing competitions

The international racing calendar outlined in “GSN and Alpine Skiing” has evolved in the late 1960s from a series of t...
Powder skiing in Kitzbuehel, Austria

Alpine Skiing: the sport

Part of the universal appeal of Alpine Skiing is that the sport is the natural evolution of a very pleasant pastime. This provides and ample base of aficionados from wh...
Pioneering ski race in Wengen (Switzerland)

History of Alpine Skiing

Alpine, or downhill skiing, evolved from much earlier forms of skiing by improving on the basic equipment, two slim, flat wooden planks bound to the skier’s feet and...
Bode Miller of the USA

GSN and Alpine Skiing

GSN focuses on the sport’s major international competitions:
  • The FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, organized annually by the International Sk...
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Standing on the shoulders of giants

Marco Buechel grabs points-per-population lead for Liechtenstein.

Liechtenstein, a tiny financial and fisca...

Austria takes the lead

Austria top of the table, established leaders ousted

Snow queen Austria tops the January table thanks to winter sports prowess

The red and white flag of Austria has flown defia...