|— Alpine skier —|
Flisar with Kreischberg gold medal
September 28, 1987 |
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|World Cup debut||6 March 2008|
|Teams||2 – (2010, 2014)|
|Teams||3 – (2011, 2013, 2015)|
|Medals||1 (1 gold)|
|Seasons||2008 - present|
|Discipline titles||1 – Ski cross (2012)|
He started as alpine skier in fast disciplines. He competed in two FIS Junior World Ski Championships and a couple of FIS Ski European Cup events but with no success. So he rather joined FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup. His World Cup debut performance in 2007–08 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup season was a ski cross competition on March 6, 2008 in Grindelwald, Switzerland. In 2008–09 season he performed on his only one competition in halfpipe.
He represented Slovenia at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, where he competed in ski cross he took 8th place. At 2011 FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships in Deer Valley, where he competed in Men's ski cross he took 11th place. In 2012 at Winter X Games XVI in Aspen he achieved 2nd place in the ski cross event.
On January 11, 2012 in Alpe d'Huez he won his first World Cup victory. He won two more World Cup races in that season. In 2011–12 season he won the discipline title in ski cross and was 5th in Overall. On December 13, 2012 in Telluride he won World Cup race. He has four World Cup wins in total. By the number of wins in Men's Ski Cross World Cup he is currently at 7th place in all time ranking.
At the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, he competed in men's ski cross, where he reached the semi finals. In the small final he placed second, behind Egor Korotkov, and ahead of Armin Niederer and Florian Eigler, thus ranking overall sixth in the competition.
On January 25, 2015 he produced a stunning performance in the final of FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015 ski cross and managed to climb from 3rd to 1st place in the last few meters of the race. He won his and Slovenia's 1st ever gold medal at the World Championship in Freestyle skiing. He shared the podium with Jean-Frédéric Chapuis, defending World Champion and current Olympic Champion, who won the silver medal and Victor Öhling Norberg, who got bronze. 
|1||2011–12||11 Jan 2012||Alpe d'Huez||Ski cross|
|2||26 Feb 2012||Bischofswiesen||Ski cross|
|3||10 Mar 2012||Grindelwald||Ski cross|
|4||2012–13||13 Dec 2012||Telluride||Ski cross|
|8||21 Feb 2010||Vancouver||Ski cross|
|7||20 Feb 2014||Sochi||Ski cross|
|11||4 Feb 2011||Deer Valley||Ski cross|
|5||10 Mar 2013||Voss||Ski cross|
|25 Jan 2015||Kreischberg||Ski cross|
- "Filip Flisar". Sports Reference. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
- "Filip Flisar, Freestyle Skiing". Vancouver 2010. Retrieved 21 February 2010.
- "Filip Flisar". sochi2014. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
- "Men's Ski Cross Finals". sochi2014. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
- "Flisar and Limbacher take ski cross World Championship gold". Eurosport. Retrieved 25 January 2015.
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