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  • Ted LIGETY | Athlete

    Ted LIGETY

    USA
    | Alpine Skiing | 2 Medals
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002

    Ted Ligety recalls how the Olympic flame was lit for him by Bode Miller in 2002

    Bode Miller lit up the Alpine skiing events at Salt Lake City 2002. These Games were the launchpad for a period of American skiing success, not just at the Olympic Winter Games but also in the World Cup and World Championships. The Olympic Channel takes us back ti Park City where the Olympic flame continues to shine bright today.
    04 Mar 2019 | Olympic News, Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Alpine Skiing, United States of America
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Slalom supremo Ligety takes another giant step towards greatness

    Eight years after his first Olympic title in the super combined at Turin 2006, the USA’s Ted Ligety reminded the world of just why he is regarded as king of the giant slalom, producing two stunning runs to take gold on the slopes of Rosa Khutor.
    19 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Alpine Skiing
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Men’s Alpine skiing: Mayer opener and Matt finish ensure an Austrian Alpine double

    The five events – downhill, super-G, super combined, giant slalom and slalom - produced five different winners, underlining the intensity of the competition on the slopes of Rosa Khutor. They included the oldest ever Alpine gold medallist, the oldest to win a medal of any colour, and the youngest male skier to feature on the podium. At the top of the podium, there was long awaited super giant joy for Ted Ligety and three genuine surprises.
    03 Mar 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Alpine Skiing, Austria
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Sandro Viletta: “So happy to have an Olympic event in Switzerland at last!”

    Crowned Olympic champion in the super combined in 2014 in Sochi 2014 after an incredible recovery, Sandro Viletta is today a coach who is very happy to see the Games back in Switzerland at last. At Lausanne 2020, he will be an attentive athlete role model ready to help young skiers from all over the world.
    22 Dec 2019 | Olympic News, Switzerland, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Skiing
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