Marie-Michèle Gagnon

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Marie-Michèle Gagnon
— Alpine skier —
Marie-Michele Gagnon.jpg
Gagnon at Nakiska in 2011
Disciplines Slalom, giant slalom, super-G, combined
Club Mont Orignal
Born (1989-04-25) 25 April 1989 (age 25)
Lac-Etchemin, Quebec, Canada
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
World Cup debut 13 December 2008 (age 19)
Website mariemichelegagnon.com
Olympics
Teams 2 – (2010, 2014)
Medals 0
World Championships
Teams 3 – (2009, 2011, 2013)
Medals 0
World Cup
Seasons 6th – (200914)
Wins 1 – (1 SC)
Podiums 2 – (1 SL, 1 SC)
Overall titles 0 – (13th in 2014)
Discipline titles 1 – (2014 SC)[A]

Marie-Michèle Gagnon (born 25 April 1989) is a World Cup alpine ski racer from Canada. Born in Lac-Etchemin, Quebec, she competes in four alpine disciplines, specializing in the technical events of slalom and giant slalom.

Gagnon made her world cup debut in December 2008 and has represented Canada at two Winter Olympics and three World Championships. She attained her first World Cup podium on 10 March 2012, a third place finish in a slalom at Åre, Sweden.[1][2] She won her first World Cup event on 12 January 2014 in Altenmarkt, Austria, in combined.[3]

World Cup results[edit]

Season titles[edit]

Season Discipline
2014 Combined

Season standings[edit]

Season Age  Overall   Slalom  Giant
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2009 19 73 33 35
2010 20 103 43
2011 21 29 22 16 49 15
2012 22 21 10 26 44 12
2013 23 21 17 23 32 4
2014 24 13 6 19 19 51 1

Top ten finishes[edit]

  • 1 win – (1 SC)
  • 2 podiums – (1 SL, 1 SC)
  • 26 top tens – (15 SL, 5 GS, 4 SC, 2 SG)
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2009 25 Jan 2009 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy Giant slalom 9th
7 Mar 2009 Ofterschwang, Germany Slalom 8th
2011 12 Dec 2010 St. Moritz, Switzerland Giant slalom 5th
4 Feb 2011 Zwiesel, Germany Slalom 7th
2012 20 Dec 2011 Flachau, Austria Slalom 9th
29 Jan 2012 St. Moritz, Switzerland Super combined 7th
11 Feb 2012 Soldeu, Andorra Slalom 8th
12 Feb 2012 Giant slalom 7th
4 Mar 2012 Ofterschwang, Germany Slalom 5th
10 Mar 2012 Åre, Sweden Slalom 3rd
17 Mark 2012 Schladming, Austria Slalom 6th
2013 27 Oct 2012 Sölden, Austria Giant slalom 6th
10 Nov 2012 Levi, Finland Slalom 10th
7 Dec 2012 St. Moritz, Switzerland Super combined 8th
4 Jan 2013 Zagreb, Croatia Slalom 8th
24 Feb 2013 Méribel, France Super combined 5th
10 Mar 2013 Ofterschwang, Germany Slalom 4th
2014 26 Oct 2013 Sölden, Austria Giant slalom 10th
16 Nov 2013 Levi, Finland Slalom 5th
8 Dec 2013 Lake Louise, Canada Super-G 10th
14 Dec 2013 St. Moritz, Switzerland Super-G 6th
29 Dec 2013 Lienz, Austria Slalom 4th
5 Jan 2014 Bormio, Italy Slalom 5th
12 Jan 2014 Altenmarkt, Austria Super combined 1st
14 Jan 2014 Flachau, Austria Slalom 10th
15 Mar 2014 Lenzerheide, Switzerland Slalom 10th

World Championship results[edit]

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2009 19 DNF1 DNF1
2011 21 DNF1 23 22 DNF2
2013 23 13 8

Olympic results Olympic rings with white rims.svg[edit]

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2010 20 31 21
2014 24 9 DNF1 DNF1 DNF2

Footnotes[edit]

  • A Crystal globes in combined have not been awarded since the 2012 season. However, athletes still get their medals.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Williams, Eric (10 March 2012). "Hoefl-Riesch regains slalom from with win in Are, Gagnon first podium in third". Ski Racing. Retrieved 24 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Bouzane, Bradley (10 March 2012). "Marie-Michele Gagnon wins first World Cup medal". Ottawa Citizen. Retrieved 22 March 2012. 
  3. ^ FIS Alpine (12 January 2014). "Altenmarkt – Super Combined". Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Skiing to revive super-combined". ESPN. Associated Press. 5 October 2012. Retrieved 24 March 2014. 

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