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Winters, T.

  • US-WT001
  • Person
  • fl. 1993

T. Winters is an American skier who served on the jury of the Labatt Blue Whistler Mountain Ski Classic in 1993.

Mahre, Phil

  • US-WA-MP001
  • Person
  • b. May 10, 1957

Phil Mahre is a former alpine ski racer widely considered one of the greatest American skiers of all time. He and his twin brother Steve competed on the World Cup circuit from 1976 to 1984. Mahre placed among the top three in the World Cup overall standings for six consecutive seasons, winning the title in the final three. He won gold at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo and silver at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid. In 2010 he carried the Olympic torch across the U.S.-Canada border en route to the Vancouver games.

Hudson, Bill

  • US-CA-HB001
  • Person
  • b. June 27, 1966

Bill Hudson is an American former alpine skier who competed in the 1988 Winter Olympics as well as the 1993 Labatt Blue Men's Downhill and Super G at Whistler Mountain.

Askevold, George

  • US-AG001
  • Person
  • fl. 1970s

American ski instructor and champion freestyle skier who won many major hot dog competitions in both the Eastern and Western US, including the 1973 Eastern Freestyle Championships. Askevold coached at the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp in the 1970s.

Makeev, Vladimir

  • RU-MV001
  • Person
  • b. September 11, 1957

Vladimir Makeev is a former Soviet alpine skier who competed in the 1980 and 1984 Winter Olympics and the 1982 Molson World Downhill at Whistler.

Steele, David

  • PR-SD001
  • Person
  • fl. 1993

David Steele is a Puerto Rican skier who participated in the 1993 Labatt Blue Men's Downhill at Whistler Mountain.

Stiansen, Tom

  • NO-ST001
  • Person
  • b. September 3, 1970

Tom Stiansen is a Norwegian former alpine skier who participated in the 1993 Labatt Blue Men's Downhill and Super G at Whistler Mountain. Stiansen received five World Cup podium finishes between 1996 and 2004 and won the World Championship slalom in 1997. He now presents the reality TV program "71 grader nord" (71 Degrees North).

Marksten, Didrik

  • NO-MD001
  • Person
  • b. March 1, 1971

Didrik Marksten is a Norwegian former alpine skier who competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics and the 1993 Labatt Blue Men's Downhill and Super G at Whistler Mountain. He represented the club Idrettsforeningen Ready.

Haugen, Jostein

  • NO-HJ001
  • Person
  • fl. 1993

Jostein Haugen is a Norwegian skier who competed in the 1993 Labatt Blue Downhill at Whistler Mountain.

Furuseth, Ole Christian

  • NO-FOC001
  • Person
  • b. January 7, 1967

Ole Christian Furuseth is a retired Norwegian alpine skier who was active between 1985 and 2002. He competed in the 1993 Labatt Blue Super G at Whistler Mountain. Throughout his career Furuseth won 6 World Cup victories in slalom and 3 in giant slalom, as well as the silver medal in slalom at the 1998 Winter Olympic Games. Since retiring he has worked in construction and as a real estate developer at the Kvitfjell Ski Resort.

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