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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Silvan Zurbriggen

  • Sport: Olympic Alpine Skiing
  • Nation: Switzerland
  • DOB: August 15, 1981
  • Hometown: Brig
  • Career Highlights: Silvan Zurbriggen is the underrated utility man of the Switzerland team. ... He won a World Championships silver medal in slalom at 21 but did not get a World Cup win until the Kitzbuehel combined last season. That came after his left knee was seriously damaged in a Dec. 2007 downhill crash at Val Gardena. ... Now 28, the super-combined specialist is having a breakout season in slalom and heading for his first top-10 finish in the overall standings.
  • Olympic History: None
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