Michael Von Grunigen
Born on 11 April 1969. From Switzerland.
A legendary skier and specialist in the Giant Slalom with many titles to his name, he still wows crowds with the soft touch on the slopes and the fascinating technical freestyle skiing the same as his competitive days. He also devotes time to the development of the skiing world by training junior skiers at his academy.
1996/97/99/03 FIS World Cup Giant Slalom Standings – Overall Champion
1998 Nagano Winter Olympics Giant Slalom – Bronze Medal
1996 World Championships Giant Slalom – Bronze Medal, Slalom – Bronze Medal
1997 World Championships Giant Slalom – Gold Medal
2001 World Championships Giant Slalom – Gold Medal