Dagmar Rom

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Trude Beiser
— Alpine skier —
Disciplines Downhill, Giant Slalom,
Slalom, Combined
Born (1928-06-16) June 16, 1928 (age 86)
Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
Olympics
Teams 1 – (1952)
Medals 1 (0 gold)
World Championships
Teams 2 – (1950, 1952)
includes Olympics
Medals 3 (2 gold)

Dagmar Rom (born June 16, 1928) is a former alpine ski racer from Austria.

Born in Innsbruck, at age 21 she won two gold medals at the 1950 World Championships in Aspen, Colorado, in the slalom and giant slalom events.[1][2][3]

Two years later at the 1952 Olympics in Oslo, Rom was silver medalist in the giant slalom.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Claasen, Harold (February 14, 1950). "21-year-old Austrian co-ed wins giant slalom race at Aspen". Spokesman-Review. Associated Press. p. 12. 
  2. ^ "Austrians dominate in (giant) slalom of women's world ski meet". Montreal Gazette. Associated Press. February 14, 1950. p. 16. 
  3. ^ "Blond ski co-ed wins in slalom". Spokesman-Review. Associated Press. February 16, 1950. p. 17. 
  4. ^ "1952 Winter Olympics – Oslo, Norway – Alpine Skiing" (Retrieved on February 27, 2008)

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