Max Franz

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Max Franz
— Alpine skier —
ÖOC Olympiaeinkleidung Pyeongchang 2018 Max Franz 850 9622.jpg
February 2018
DisciplinesDownhill, Super-G, Combined
ClubSV Weissbriach
Ski Sektion – Kaern
Born (1989-09-01) 1 September 1989 (age 29)
Klagenfurt
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
World Cup debut28 November 2009 (age 20)
Websitemaxfranz.at
Olympics
Teams1 – (2014)
Medals0
World Championships
Teams3 – (201317)
Medals1
World Cup
Seasons9 – (20102018)
Wins2 – (2 DH)
Podiums8 – (5 DH, 3 SG)
Overall titles0 – (15th in 2015)
Discipline titles0 – (5th in SG, 2018)

Max Franz (born, Klagenfurt 1 September 1989) is an Austrian World Cup alpine ski racer.

Career[edit]

He made his World Cup debut in November 2009 at Lake Louise, Canada. Three years later, Franz made his first World Cup podium in November 2012, in the Downhill at Lake Louise.[1]

He is the cousin of alpine skier Werner Franz.[2]

In 2017 he took his first World Cup win in Val Gardena in the downhill.

World cup results[edit]

Race podiums[edit]

  • 3 wins (2 DH, 1 SG)
  • 9 podiums (5 DH, 4 SG)
Season
Date Location Discipline Place
2013 24 Nov 2012 Canada Lake Louise, Canada Downhill 2nd
2014 26 Jan 2014 Austria Kitzbühel, Austria Super-G 3rd
2015 21 Feb 2015 Austria Saalbach, Austria Downhill 2nd
2017 17 Dec 2016 Italy Val Gardena, Italy Downhill 1st
2018 26 Nov 2017 Canada Lake Louise, Canada Super-G 2nd
15 Dec 2017 Italy Val Gardena, Italy Super-G 2nd
16 Dec 2017 Downhill 3rd
2019 24 Nov 2018 Canada Lake Louise, Canada Downhill 1st
1 Dec 2018 United States Beaver Creek Super G 1st

Season standings[edit]

Season
Age Overall Slalom Giant
Slalom
Super G Downhill Combined
2011 21 140 57 39
2012 22 32 14 24 23
2013 23 26 18 9
2014 24 26 15 13 37
2015 25 15 8 10 24
2016 26 43 22 27 28
2017 27 25 6 16
2018 28 17 5 10

World Championship results[edit]

Year
Age Slalom Giant
Slalom
Super G Downhill Combined
2013 23 23
2015 25 19
2017 27 13 3

Olympic rings without rims.svg Olympic results[edit]

Year
Age Slalom Giant
Slalom
Super G Downhill Combined
2014 24 6 9 DNF2

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.fis-ski.com/uk/604/613.html?sector=AL&competitorid=106318&type=result
  2. ^ "Beaver Creek/Super-G: Max Franz a perdu connaissance quelques secondes" [Beaver Creek / Super-G: Max Franz lost consciousness for a few seconds]. Eurosport (in French). 2 December 2012. Retrieved 12 March 2016.

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