FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2019

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Coordinates: 63°24′54″N 13°03′43″E / 63.415°N 13.062°E / 63.415; 13.062

FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2019
Host cityÅre
CountrySweden
Events11
Opening ceremony  4 February 2019 (2019-02-04)
Closing ceremony17 February 2019 (2019-02-17)
Websiteare2019.com
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Åre is located in Europe
Åre
Åre
Location in Europe
Åre is located in Sweden
Åre
Åre
Location in Sweden

The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2019 are scheduled for 5–17 February in Åre, Sweden. The host city was selected at the FIS Congress in Barcelona, Spain, on 5 June 2014. The only other applicant was Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy,[1] which later gained the 2021 championships.

Åre previously hosted the world championships in 1954 and 2007, and has held numerous World Cup events.

Course information[edit]

Eleven events will be held.[2]

Date Race Start
elevation
Finish
elevation
Vertical
drop
Course
length
Average
gradient
  5 February Super-G – women 971 m (3,186 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 575 m (1,886 ft) 1.903 km (1.182 mi) 30.2%
  6 February Super-G – men 1,033 m (3,389 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 637 m (2,090 ft) 2.172 km (1.350 mi) 29.3%
  8 February Downhill – (AC) – women 1,060 m (3,478 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 664 m (2,178 ft) 2.236 km (1.389 mi) 29.7%
Slalom – (AC) – women 582 m (1,909 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 186 m (610 ft)    0.624 km (0.388 mi) 29.8%
  9 February Downhill – men 1,267 m (4,157 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 871 m (2,858 ft) 3.122 km (1.940 mi) 27.9%
10 February Downhill – women 1,060 m (3,478 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 664 m (2,178 ft) 2.236 km (1.389 mi) 29.7%
11 February Downhill – (AC) – men 1,267 m (4,157 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 871 m (2,858 ft) 3.122 km (1.940 mi) 27.9%
Slalom – (AC) – men 615 m (2,018 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 219 m (719 ft)    0.740 km (0.460 mi) 29.6%
12 February Team Event – mixed
14 February Giant slalom – women 796 m (2,612 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 400 m (1,300 ft) 1.257 km (0.781 mi) 31.8%
15 February Giant slalom – men 812 m (2,664 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 416 m (1,365 ft) 1.308 km (0.813 mi) 31.8%
16 February Slalom – women 582 m (1,909 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 186 m (610 ft)    0.624 km (0.388 mi) 29.8%
17 February Slalom – men 615 m (2,018 ft) 396 m (1,299 ft) 219 m (719 ft)    0.740 km (0.460 mi) 29.6%

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Downhill
details
Super-G
details
Giant slalom
details
Slalom
details
Alpine combined
details

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Downhill
details
Super-G
details
Giant slalom
details
Slalom
details
Alpine combined
details

Mixed[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team event
details

References[edit]

  1. ^ Åre, Sweden selected to host 2019 World Alpine Ski Champs.
  2. ^ "The Competitions". Are2019.com. Retrieved 10 December 2018.

External links[edit]