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Encyclopedia > Mateja Svet

Mateja Svet is Slovenia's most successful female alpine skier.


Mateja Svet was born on August 16, 1968 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Debuting in 1983/1984 season, she won the first Slovenian and Yugoslav female skiing victory in 1986, she won the World Cup giant slalom title in the 1987/1988 season, won silver medal in giant slalom in the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, won three medals in 1987 World Championship in Crans-Montana (bronze in slalom and super G, silver in giant slalom) and two medals in 1989 World Championship in Vail - gold in slalom, later when the bronze Christelle Guignard was disqualified due to doping, also bronze in giant slalom. In her rather short career -- she quitted by age of 22 -- she won 7 World cup victories, 22 World cup podiums and 54 World cup top tens. From 1985 till 1990 she qualified no lower than 7th in the overall World cup position. August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Three Bridges (Tromostovje) and Franciscan church (Frančiškanska cerkev) in baroque style in the back Ljubljana (IPA ), German Laibach (), Italian Lubiana () is the capital of Slovenia, situated on the outfall of the river Ljubljanica into the Sava, in central Slovenia, between the Alps and the Mediterranean. ... 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Giant Slalom is an alpine skiing discipline. ... 1987 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The XV Olympic Winter Games were held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. ... Motto: Heart of the new west Area: 712. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Slalom refers to a sport in which participants attempt to complete a course, in the fastest time, while passing through marked channels known as gates. ... The Super Giant Slalom is an alpine skiing discipline. ... The Giant Slalom is an alpine skiing discipline. ... There is also a place named Vail in Arizona. ... Slalom refers to a sport in which participants attempt to complete a course, in the fastest time, while passing through marked channels known as gates. ... The Giant Slalom is an alpine skiing discipline. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


This is a list of all her World Cup victories:

Season Date Ski discipline Ski resort Country
1985/86 February 8, 1986 giant slalom Jasná Slovakia
1985/86 March 22, 1986 giant slalom Bromont Canada
1987/88 January 30, 1988 giant slalom Kranjska Gora (race moved from Maribor) Slovenia
1987/88 January 31, 1988 slalom Kranjska Gora (race moved from Maribor) Slovenia
1987/88 March 3, 1988 giant slalom Saalbach Austria
1989/90 January 20, 1990 giant slalom Maribor Slovenia
1989/90 February 5, 1990 giant slalom Veysonnaz Switzerland

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Mateja Svet - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre (219 words)
Mateja Svet es una esquiadora eslovena retirada nacida el 16 de agosto de 1968 en Ljubljana, Eslovenia (antigua Yugoslavia).Debutó en la temporada 1983/1984 logrando la primera victoria de una esquiadora yugoslava en el año 1986.
En la temporada 1987/1988 logró la Copa del Mundo en la especilidad de Slalom Gigante y se alzó con la medalla de Plata de esa misma prueba en los Juegos Olimpicos de Calgary.
Tras su retirada con tan sólo 22 años (en 1990) Mateja contaba con 7 victorias y 22 podios en la Copa del Mundo y con un total de 5 medallas en Campeonatos del Mundo (1 oro,1 plata y 3 bronces).
CNNSI.com - Historic Medal Tracker - Mateja Svet - Yugoslavia (45 words)
CNNSI.com - Historic Medal Tracker - Mateja Svet - Yugoslavia
HISTORIC MEDAL TRACKER - MATEJA SVET - YUGOSLAVIA
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