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Marco Buechel
Events
Alpine Skiing Date Final rank
Men's Downhill 2/12, 12pm 7
Men's Giant Slalom 2/20, 10:30am  
Men's Super G 2/18, 2:45pm 6
Bio

Country: Liechtenstein

Age: 34

Date of Birth: Nov. 4, 1971

Birthplace: Balzers, Liechtenstein

Height: 6-1

Weight: 205

Events: Giant Slalom, Slalom, Downhill

Club: Balzers

Previous Olympics: 2002 at Salt Lake City - 13th in super-G; 1998 at Nagano, Japan - 15th in giant slalom; 1994 at Lillehammer, Norway - DNS in giant slalom.

World Championships: 2005 - 5th in super-G; 25th in downhill; DNF in giant slalom.

World Cup (2005-06): 1st in downhill at Val Gardena, Italy; 2nd in downhill at Kitzbuehel, Austria; 3rd in downhill at Lake Louise, Alberta.

Other career highlights: Victory at Val Gardena was second World Cup title, other was in super-G at Garmisch Partenkirchen in Germany in Feb. 2003; currently 4th in World Cup standings in downhill, other top-3 finishes came in 2003 in super-G.

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