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Ingemar Stenmark (born March 18, 1956 in Joesjö, Storumans kommun) is a Swedish former slalom and giant slalom skier, competing for Fjällvinden Tärnaby.
Stenmark was born in the province of Lappland.
Stenmark was not allowed to participate in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo due to his status as a professional and therefore could not defend his gold medals from 1980.
www.sebastopolcaus.com /info/Ingemar_Stenmark   (426 words)

  
 Elan Skis 2005/2006 - Ingemar Stenmark
Ingemar Stenmark, the greatest racer in the history of World Cup skiing, rode Elan skis to victory after victory.
Stenmark was a valuable contributer during the development of new ski materials, helping Elan become one of the greatest ski manufacturers in the world and a leader in producing racing skis.
Ingemar Stenmark is the most impressive techniocal skier in the history of the World Cup.
snowbizusa.com /elanUSA0506/Communities/hero_detail.php?id=1   (486 words)

  
 Ingemar Stenmark - Wikipedia
Dieses hohe Niveau des Balancegefühls erreichte Stenmark bereits in seiner Kindheit in Nord-Schweden, indem er auf einem zwischen zwei Bäumen gespannten Seil zur Schulung des Gleichgewichtssinns stundenlang akrobatische Turnübungen ausführte.
Ingemar Stenmark war ein Sportler von großer Fairneß und zeichnete sich durch ein hohes sportliches Ethos aus.
Gerade dieses Understatement, diese Absenz von jeglicher Prahlerei machte Stenmark in weiten, auch außersportlichen Kreisen sympathisch und populär.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ingemar_Stenmark   (529 words)

  
 The Raw Story | Alpine ski great Ingemar Stenmark to race in benefit event
Stockholm- Swedish alpine ski great Ingemar Stenmark was slated to make a comeback next February at an exhibition event during the World Ski Championships in Are, Sweden, reports said Monday.
Stenmark, 50, was due to compete in a parallel slalom event.
Stenmark is one of downhill skiing's greatest, winning 86 World Cup events, Olympic golds in the slalom and giant slalom events in 1980, and an Olympic slalom bronze in 1976.
rawstory.com /news/2006/Alpine_ski_great_Ingemar_Stenmark_t_11062006.html   (218 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: Skiing Great Stenmark Among Sports Figures In Way of Waves
Skiing great Ingemar Stenmark was sunbathing on a beach in Thailand when he saw an immense wave roaring to shore.
Stenmark, a Swede who won two gold medals at the 1980 Olympics and 86 World Cup races, was with friends in Khok Kloi, about 30 miles from Phuket, the popular tourist spot.
Stenmark was among a number of athletes and sports figures on vacation in South Asia when earthquake-driven tidal waves swept the region.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A30390-2004Dec27?language=printer   (257 words)

  
 Ingemar Stenmark - susning.nu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Ingemar Stenmark är världens mest framgångsrike utförsåkare genom tiderna med 86 segrar i utförsåkarnas Världscup.
Ingemar Stenmark är född och uppvuxen på Slalomvägen i Tärnaby, men bor sedan länge i Monaco.
Stenmark vann en säsong samtliga storslalomtävlingar i Världscupen, ofta med flera sekunders marginal.
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 Ingemar Stenmark
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Slalom, herrar: 1) Ingemar Stenmark, 3) Bengt Fjällberg.
Stenmark har under många år levt en ganska anonym tillvaro, vilket fått till följd att få kände igen...
www.dalademokraten.se /harkiv/in/ingemar_stenmark   (385 words)

  
 SPORTS PEOPLE: SKIING; Stenmark to Retire - New York Times
LEAD: Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden, the top-winning skier in World Cup history, will end his career April 8 with an international exhibition race against competitors of the last 15 years, according to reports in Stockholm yesterday.
Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden, the top-winning skier in World Cup history, will end his career April 8 with an international exhibition race against competitors of the last 15 years, according to reports in Stockholm yesterday.
Stenmark, 32 years old, told the Swedish news media that he had no plans to ski on the pro tour.
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 Ingemar Stenmark
Det går inte att överskatta den betydelse Ingemar Stenmark har haft för Tärnafjällen.
Ingemar föddes den 18 mars 1956 i Joesjö.
Ingemar bor idag i Monaco där han lever ett lugnt och anonymt liv.
www.tarnaby.se /vinter/default.asp?pageid=2786   (298 words)

  
 Ingemar Stenmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He began skiing at the age of five and won his first national competition at the age of eight.
This was not changed by the fact that he - for tax reasons - soon moved to Monaco.
Stenmark also won the 1996 Swedish Superstars championship.
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 Ingemar Stenmark - Wikipedia, den fria encyklopedin
Ingemar Stenmark, född 18 mars 1956 i Joesjö nära Tärnaby är en av idrottshistoriens främsta alpina skidåkare med sammanlagt 86 världscupsegrar (46 i storslalom och 40 i slalom) och två OS-guld under karriären som varade 1973 till 1989.
Den 17 december 1974 vann Stenmark sin första världscupseger i "svenskbacken" i Madonna di Campiglio i Italien.
Stenmark bodde från mitten av 1980-talet till mars 2006 i Monaco av skattetekniska själ, men nu bor han i Vaxholm, i Stockholms skärgård.
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 Baseball Toaster: Humbug Journal : Lake Placid Memories
Stenmark and Borg were both born in 1956, so I was lucky enough to live in Sweden during both their peaks.
Stenmark was so good, he didn't really even try during his first run.
When Stenmark's turn came, everybody in on the square stopped what they were doing, and huddled around this one TV set to watch his run.
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 History
Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden was the big name in Aspen for the 1976 World Cup.
Stenmark was noted as “faster and smoother” than anyone else on the course as he won both runs of the slalom.
Mahre and Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden were arch rivals in the giant slalom, which Mahre won handily, placing first in the first run to Stenmark’s second, and third in the second run, to Stenmark’s seventh.
www.aspenworldcup.com /history.htm   (3611 words)

  
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LONDON -- Three-time overall World Cup ski champion Ingemar Stenmark was sunbathing on a beach in Thailand when he saw an immense wave roaring to shore.
Stenmark, a Swede who won two Olympic gold medals, three World Championship titles and a record 86 World Cup races, was with friends in Khok Kloi, about 30 miles from Phuket, the popular tourist spot.
Stenmark was among a number of athletes and sports figures on vacation in Southern Asia when earthquake-driven tidal waves swept the region.
cbs.sportsline.com /print/olympics/story/8040772/2   (772 words)

  
 ALPINE SKIING : Additional pride for Swedish burg
Stenmark, now 47, is the greatest technical skier in history who holds the all-time record for World Cup victories with 86: 46 in giant slalom and 40 in slalom.
Like Stenmark, she is first and foremost a technical skier and has already wrapped up the World Cup titles in slalom and giant slalom.
Stenmark raced and trained with Paerson's father Anders when they were younger, and they remain good friends.
www.iht.com /articles/2004/03/13/arena_ed3__2.php   (837 words)

  
 www.skiworldcup.org
Stenmark only raced a World Cup downhill only once, in January 1981, at Kitzbuhel, while shooting for points in the combined.
Ingemar's daughter Nathalie, born in 1984, is now a promising player in Nick Bollitieri's tennis camp in Florida.
Stenmark is still traveling around the globe to promote various companies he has endorsed.
www.skiworldcup.org /load/champions/men/stenmark/01.html   (477 words)

  
 Aftonbladet nyheter: Ingemar Stenmark om sin nya kvinna
Umgänget mellan Ingemar och Christina har varit mycket intensivt en tid.
Ingemar Stenmark bor i Monaco, men besöker ofta Sverige, där många av vännerna, exempelvis Tomas Brolin finns.
Ingemar Stenmark har varit i Sverige nästan hela sommaren.
www.aftonbladet.se /nyheter/0008/17/stenmark.html   (550 words)

  
 Boston.com / Sports / Other sports / Skiing news / Stenmark Hails Title-Chasing Paerson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Swedish skiing great Ingemar Stenmark will be the first to congratulate Anja Paerson if she is crowned World Cup champion later this year.
MEGEVE, France (Reuters) - Swedish skiing great Ingemar Stenmark will be the first to congratulate Anja Paerson if she is crowned World Cup champion later this year.
Stenmark, who won three consecutive overall titles from 1976 to 1978, has watched compatriot Paerson take the women's season by storm, winning four out of five slaloms so far.
www.boston.com /sports/other_sports/skiing/articles/2004/01/06/stenmark_hails_title_chasing_paerson?mode=PF   (559 words)

  
 Ingemar Stenmark Flydde Flodvågen - Svensk Thailand Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Ingemar berättade för sin mamma att flodvågen hade överraskat paret plötsligt och att de tvingades fly från vattenmassorna.
Ingemar Stenmark stod på stranden i Koh Lanta och såg den enorma flodvågen.
Stenmark och hans sällskap var kvar en vecka och åkte hem som planerat.
www.thailand.nu /forum/index.php?showtopic=40   (523 words)

  
 TIME.com: Giant in the Slalom -- Feb. 11, 1980 -- Page 1
Stenmark, 23, is something of a skiing oddity, a man from a Nordic country who excels in alpine events and regularly beats the Germans, Austrians, Swiss, Italians and Frenchmen, who have long dominated downhill skiing.
Stenmark joined the European racing circuit in 1974, when he was 17.
He was the World Cup leader in the slalom and giant slalom, and was in contention for the combined championship (slalom, giant slalom and downhill) until the final day of the season at Val Gardena, Italy, when he lost to Italian Gustavo Thoeni in a dramatic, head-to-head slalom.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,950269,00.html   (775 words)

  
 Ingemar Stenmark
L’inserimento di questo tipo di gara in calendario ha fatto sì che atleti meno forti di Stenmark, che partecipavano a tutte le gare, avessero un vantaggio considerevole.
Ingemar è forse l’unico atleta che è stato capace di vincere in Coppa del Mondo sia con il palo rigido che con quello snodato.
Stenmark si è ritirato nel 1989, anno in cui è riuscito ancora a vincere una gara di Coppa del Mondo, ad Aspen, a 3000 metri di quota, ben 16 anni dopo la sua prima vittoria, targata Campiglio 1974 !!!
digilander.libero.it /skiglobe/In_pista/Campioni/stenmark.htm   (468 words)

  
 Lexikon Ingemar Stenmark
Ingemar Stenmark | 1984: Max Julen | 1988: Alberto Tomba |; 1992: Alberto Tomba |; 1994: Markus Wasmeier |; 1998: Hermann Maier |; 2002: Stephan Eberharter | 2006: Benjamin Raich
Ingemar Stenmark | 1982: Steve Mahre | 1985: Markus Wasmeier |; 1987: Pirmin Zurbriggen |; 1989: Rudolf Nierlich | 1991: Rudolf Nierlich | 1993: Kjetil André Aamodt | 1996: Alberto Tomba |; 1997: Michael von Grünigen | 1999: Lasse Kjus | 2001: Michael von Grünigen | 2003: Bode Miller |; 2005: Hermann Maier
Ingemar Stenmark | 1985: Jonas Nilsson |; 1987: Frank Wörndl |; 1989: Rudolf Nierlich | 1991: Marc Girardelli | 1993: Kjetil André Aamodt | 1996: Alberto Tomba |; 1997: Tom Stiansen | 1999: Kalle Palander |; 2001: Mario Matt | 2003: Ivica Kostelić |; 2005: Benjamin Raich
lexikon.freenet.de /Ingemar_Stenmark   (840 words)

  
 INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - ATHLETES
However, in September 1979, Stenmark took a bad fall during a downhill training session and received a major concussion.
Back in 1976, Stenmark had earned a bronze medal in the giant slalom after lying in only eighth place after the first run.
In the same event in Lake Placid, Stenmark was third after the first run.
www.olympic.org /uk/athletes/heroes/bio_uk.asp?PAR_I_ID=72064   (164 words)

  
 :: View topic - Ingemar Stenmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Ingemar asked me where I was from and I told him, 'Los Angeles, baby!' My biggest inspiration growing up learning how to ski as a teenager was standing before me. 'I used to love watching you and Phil and the others battling it out back in those days,' I told him.
Ingemar told me he was very busy at the moment with Elan skis.
Ingemar glanced over to the skis that I had brought down from upstairs--all white test skis.
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 Ingemar Stenmark! - The Barking Bear Forums
There´s a book about Stenmark published 1989 in Italy (Pentaphoto, no ISBN, also English and German versions): lots of great photos covering his entire career and nice texts from various people including his coach Hermann Nogler, servisman Jure Vogelnik, other great racers, journalists like Lang and others.
Stenmark was the hero of our young years - not just in Europe, it seems.
Stenmark, It appears that he has not bought into the helmets for free sking thing yet.
forums.epicski.com /showthread.php?t=23806   (1284 words)

  
 Rocca on par with Stenmark and Girardelli - Boston.com
Giorgio Rocca matched the feats of Ingemar Stenmark and Marc Girardelli with his fifth straight slalom victory in the Alpine ski World Cup on Sunday.
WENGEN, Switzerland (Reuters) - Giorgio Rocca matched the feats of Ingemar Stenmark and Marc Girardelli with his fifth straight slalom victory in the Alpine ski World Cup on Sunday.
Sweden's Stenmark has the record of most World Cup race wins with 86 victories, including 40 in slalom, during the 1970s and 1980s and won five straight slaloms in 1977.
www.boston.com /sports/other_sports/skiing/articles/2006/01/15/clumsy_raich_hands_rocca_fifth_slalom_win   (679 words)

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