Alpine skier who won Olympic silver in 2002 in Salt Lake Town within the slalom; champion of several yellow metal medals within the French Championships within the slalom and huge slalom. When he was young, he competed in downhill snow skiing, but a leg injury pressured him to improve occasions. He retired in 2006 after breaking his forearm while teaching. He was raised with his family members in Savoie, France. Croatia’s Janica Kostelic earned 3 yellow metal medals in alpine snow skiing in women’s competition in the 2002 Olympics.