Vreni Schneider

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Birthday
26, 1964
Birthplace
Elm, Switzerland
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
26, 1964 (age 54)
Birthplace
Elm, Switzerland

About

Swiss ski racer and three-time Olympic gold medalist, she won gold in the slalom and giant slalom events.

Before Fame

She won her first gold medal in international competition at the 1987 World Championships.

Trivia

She won 14 World Cup races in the 1988-89 season, a feat that had never been accomplished before.

Family Life

Her mother died when she was 15.

Associated With

She won two golds at the 1988 Olympics where skier Matti Nykanen won three golds.