James Couttet

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James Couttet
James Couttet Zakopane 1939.jpg
Medal record
Competitor for  France
Men’s Alpine skiing
Olympic Games
Silver 1948 St. Moritz Slalom
Bronze 1948 St. Moritz Combined
World Championship
Gold 1938 Engelberg Downhill

James Couttet (July 18, 1921 – November 13, 1997) was a French alpine skier, world champion and Olympic medalist.

He was born in Bossons near Chamonix and died in Chamonix.

Couttet received a silver medal in the slalom and a bronze medal in the combined at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz.[1] He became a world champion in the downhill in 1938.