BirthdayJune 18, 1973
BirthplaceSalzburg, Austria

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Alexandra Meissnitzer

    Full name: Alexandra Meissnitzer
    Also known as: Alexandra Meissnitzer, Meissnitzer, Alexandra
    Professions: Alpine skier

  2. Alexandra Meissnitzer Biography

    Alexandra Meissnitzer (born 18 June 1973) is a retired alpine skier from Austria. Her specialities are the downhill, super-G and giant slalom disciplines.She comes from Abtenau, Salzburg. Her father, Hans Meissnitzer, a mechanic by trade, taught her to ski at an early age.In 2006 Meissnitzer won the bronze in the 2006 Winter Olympics at Turin in the super-G race. In 1999 she won the overall Alpine Ski World Cup, to which she added the super-G and giant slalom World Cups for the same season. She also won two world titles (super-G and giant slalom) at the 1999 Alpine World Ski Championships.Meissnitzer finished third in the super-G at the 2008 World Cup finals in Bormio, Italy, on 13 March 2008, and set a new record as the oldest woman to finish on the podium in an alpine skiing World Cup race. [1]

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