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  Hanni Wenzel - MSN Encarta
Hanni Wenzel, born in 1956, Alpine skier from Liechtenstein, a two-time overall World Cup champion and a two-time Olympic gold medalist.
Wenzel was born in Straubing, West Germany, but in 1974 she became a citizen of Liechtenstein.
She won the overall World Cup Alpine title for the 1977-78 season and repeated her success in the 1979-80 season.
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 Hanni Wenzel Biography - Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments, Further Information
When Wenzel was 20 years old, in 1976, she took home the bronze medal for the slalom in the Winter Olympic Games, held in Innsbruck, Austria.
As Wenzel began her gold medal-winning run on the giant slalom, the bars of Vaduz, Liechtenstein's capital city, were packed with citizens watching the event on television.
As soon as Wenzel completed the second run of the giant slalom and it was clear that she had won Liechtenstein's first Olympic gold medal, the streets of Vaduz erupted in raucous celebration.
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  Hanni Wenzel
Hanni Wenzel (born in Straubirn[?], Germany on December 14, 1956) is an alpine skier from Liechtenstein.
After winning the 1978 overall World Cup, Wenzel's best year came in 1980, winning the Olympic titles on the slalom and giant slalom, and just missing out on a third gold by taking the silver in the downhill.
Wenzel retired in 1985 - with two Olympic titles, two World titles, two overall World Cups, three discipline World Cups and 33 World Cup victories on her victory list.
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 Wenzel Pressure Lantern -- Recommendations and Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Hanni Wenzel (born in Straubing, Germany on December 14, 1956) is an alpine skier from Liechtenstein.
Wenzel (or Wenceslaus) Hollar (Vaclav Holar) (July 13, 1607 - March 28, 1677), Bohemian etcher, was born at Prague, and died in London, being buried at St Margaret's church, Westminster.
Carl Friedrich Wenzel (Unknown 1740 – February 27 1793) Was a german chemist who determined the reaction rates of various chemicals, establishing, for example, that the amount of metal that dissolves in an acid is proportional to the concentration of acid in the solution.
www.becomingapediatrician.com /health/171/wenzel-pressure-lantern.html   (1176 words)

The great Swedish skier, Ingemar Stenmark, won both the giant slalom and the slalom.
Hanni Wenzel did the same in the women’s races and her nation, Liechtenstein, became the smallest country to produce an Olympic champion.
Ulrich Wehling won the Nordic combined for the third time and pairs skater Irina Rodnina did the same in her event.
www.olympic.org /uk/games/past/index_uk.asp?OLGT=2&OLGY=1980   (252 words)

 Liechtenstein Story: A Big Winner from a Small Country.
Hanni's family moved to Liechtenstein when she and her brother were little.
When Hanni was 18 years old, she became the Slalom World Champion.
In 1980, Hanni was the first person from Liechtenstein to win a gold medal at the Olympics.
www.coedu.usf.edu /Culture/Story/Story_Liechtenstein.htm   (470 words)

 HeraldNet - Stanwood outlasts Monroe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
In the second half, the Stanwood Spartans -- Jamie Granger and Hanni Wenzel, in particular -- came at Monroe in spurts to beat the Bearcats 63-45 in a Western Conference 3A North Division girls basketball game Wednesday night.
With the victory, Stanwood, ranked No. 6 in the state among Class 3A teams by the latest AP poll, improved its record to 2-0 in the league, 10-1 overall.
Wenzel, a 5-foot-11 sophomore, was just as dominant on the boards, grabbing a game-high 15 rebounds to go along with her 13 points.
www.heraldnet.com /stories/98/1/15/GBBSTANW.HTM   (327 words)

 CBC.CA - Torino 2006
He won gold in the slalom and giant slalom even though a horrific crash had put him out of action for five months before the Olympics.
Hanni Wenzel nearly swept the women's alpine events, winning gold in the slalom and giant slalom and a silver in the downhill for the tiny European nation of Liechtenstein, which has not produced an Olympic champion before or since.
When alpine skier Hanni Wenzel won two gold medals for Liechtenstein in 1980, the country had a population of only 25,000.
www.cbc.ca /olympics/history/1980lakeplacid.shtml   (1167 words)

 TIME.com: A Stunning Show, After All -- Mar. 3, 1980 -- Page 7
It was a display of intimidating control, and it gave Moser-Pröll a gold medal as well as a slight case of frostbite.
Hanni worked down the course in smooth and easy runs to take the gold, with West Germany's Irene Epple winning the silver and France's Perrine Pelen the bronze.
Hanni stayed upright and swept to her second gold by a commanding margin of nearly 1.5 sec.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,950287-7,00.html   (777 words)

 Hanni Wenzel (The Best Female Ski Racer from Liechtenstein)
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 Encyclopedia Search
Andreas began to get successful in skiing - Hanni became...
Anton Count of Kaunitz-Rietberg (part of the Maria Theresia monument in...
...the piano by Schumann 's friend, E. Wenzel
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 Olympic highlights - 2002 Winter Olympics coverage
CLOSE BUT NO CROWN: Two women have come tantalizingly close to matching Sailer and Killy's three-gold alpine sweep: At the 1976 Innsbruck Games, Rosi Mittermaier of Germany won the downhill and slalom and was.13 seconds from claiming the top spot in the giant slalom.
Four years later, Hanni Wenzel of tiny Liechtenstein won the slalom and giant slalom but managed only the silver in the women's downhill at the 1980 Lake Placid Games.
MIGHTY MAIER: Known as "The Herminator" for wreaking havoc among World Cup competition prior to the 1998 Nagano Games, Hermann Maier suffered a horrific crash in the men's downhill, with his sideways soaring off the course and crashing through two fences providing one of the most memorable Olympic video footages in recent memory.
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 Olympics: Olympic notes
So this was where all the old hippies wound up.
NOTABLE: Wenzel and her brother, Andreas, are the most recent brother-sister team to collect skiing medals at the same Games.
They combined for four medals, including Hanni's two golds, the only ones the country has won, in 1980.
www.sptimes.com /2002/02/20/Olympics/Olympic_notes.shtml   (275 words)

 Bob Wenzel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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 HeraldNet - Girls Basketball Roundup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Arlington, led by the game-high 24 points of Kayla Burt, came back to within three with 33 seconds remaining, the end of a run that had seen the Eagles trailing by 11 points at the start of the final period.
Stanwood's other seniors, Kisha Kalahiki and Hanni Wenzel worked the ball in bounds to Anderson, who threaded a layin that sealed the victory for Stanwood.
Stanwood was led in scoring by Wenzel with 23 points, nine on 3-point baskets.
www.heraldnet.com /stories/00/2/12/12153927.HTM   (1065 words)

 NBCOlympics.com - Alpine Skiing - Kostelic defends women's combined title   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Ivica Kostelic won a silver in the men's combined on Tuesday for his first Olympic medal.
It's the first time since 1980 in Lake Placid (Andreas and Hanni Wenzel of Liechtenstein) that a brother and sister have won medals at the same Winter Olympics.
Janica said she was happier for her brother's medal than her own.
www.nbcolympics.com /alpine/5114137/detail.html?qs=;rss=oly;psp=alpine   (809 words)

 Hanni Wenzel
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 The Cincinnati Enquirer Winter Olympics 1998 Special
Heiden's sister Elizabeth picked up a bronze medal in the women's 3000m speed skating event.
ï Alpine skier Hanni Wenzel won the first gold medal for the tiny European nation of Liechtenstein, when she finished first in the slalom and giant slalom.
She also won a silver in the downhill.
www.enquirer.com /olympics/olymain/past/html/1980.htm   (350 words)

Points earned in every race in a discipline are credited towards the discipline title, with all races going towards the overall title.
In 1980, Andreas Wenzel of Liechtenstein (whose sister Hanni Wenzel, the Olympic double-gold medalist in Lake Placid, was women’s overall champion) edged Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden by four points for the men’s overall title.
Among the women, Swiss icon Vreni Schneider nipped German great Katja Seizinger by six points to win the overall crown in 1995; Switzerland’s Maria Walliser beat teammate Vreni Schneider by seven points to win in 1987; Erika Hess of Switzerland edged Hanni Wenzel by nine points to win in 1984.
www.aspensnowmass.com /MediaKit/WorldCup/fact_sheet.cfm   (1074 words)

 Florida Atlantic University - Women's Basketball - Official Athletic Site
JUMPER by WENZEL, Hanni MISSED LAYUP by JONES, Chantale 01:54 01:54 REBOUND (DEF) by SUNGY, Kat 01:35 MISSED JUMPER by JACKSON, Yolisha 01:35 REBOUND (OFF) by SUNGY, Kat 01:31 33-29 H 4 GOOD!
JUMPER by MCMILLIAN, Veronique 09:15 ASSIST by WENZEL, Hanni TURNOVR by LEE, LaKeita 09:00 08:53 MISSED JUMPER by WENZEL, Hanni 08:53 REBOUND (OFF) by (TEAM) 08:27 49-57 V 8 GOOD!
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 Hanni Wenzel (Liechentstein) - Reviews on RateItAll   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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Liechtenstein`s Hanni Wenzel won 33 World Cup Events (2 DH/12 GS/11 SL/8 C).
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