Ted Ligety - HEAD World Cup Rebel

Rebel of the week -
Ted Ligety

Birthday: 31.08.1984
Nationality: USA
Disciplines: Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super G, Downhill

Giant Slalom World Champion 2015
25 World Cup Wins
51 World Cup Podiums
5 Giant Slalom World Cup Titles
5 World Championships Gold Medals
2 World Championships Bronze Medals

Want to know more?

What's your favorite meal on race days?
Ribeye, mashed potatoes, green beans.

How do you prepare for a race? Do you have a special ritual before the start of a race?
I don’t have a ritual since every venue is so different it is hard to find consistency. Ideally I get a few good warm up run then relax and try to ski on instinct.

What´s your favorite ski resort in the world?
Deer Valley; best groomed runs on the world, great powder.

Did you have a skiing role model as a child?
Yes, first Tommy Moe, then Tomba.

Is music important for you? If yes, which music?
I’m a nerd, I listen to podcasts mostly.

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