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Stein Eriksen

Norwegian alpine skier who earned four precious metal medals in the 1950s, one of these an Olympic precious metal medal in the 1952 Oslo Olympics. He fulfilled family members friend Willy Bogner, a renowned skier, who motivated young Stein to consider up slalom. He conquered the globe of slalom at 22, after that revolutionized the activity by teaching brand-new athletes. His dad was an Olympic gymnast and his sibling, Marius Eriksen, Jr., was a global Battle II fighter ace in the Royal Norwegian Surroundings Power. He and explorer Roald Amundsen had been both items of Norway’s frosty climate.

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