Dario COLOGNA

Dario COLOGNA
Country
SLO
Switzerland
Born
Gender
Gender
Male
Zodiac
Zodiac
Pisces

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Information
Languages: German
Height: 179
Weight: 74
Residence: Davos
Equipment
Skis: Fischer
Bindings: Rottefella
Boots: Fischer
Personal
Occupation: Athlete, Sportsoldier
Education: Student
Marital Status: Single
Hobbies: Soccer
SPORTS
Ski Club: Val Müstair
Personal Coach: Fredrik Aukland
  • START OF SPORTING CAREER

    • He began alpine skiing at the age of 5, he switched to Cross-Country skiing in 1998. 

    NATIONAL FIRSTS 

    • In December 2008 he took over the lead in the FIS Cross-Country World Cup as the first Swiss skier. Shortly afterwards he won the FIS Tour de Ski.
    • 11 days after his 23rd birthday Dario Cologna made history by winning the overall Overall World Cup ranking as the first Swiss Cross-Country skier.
    • His greatest success yet was the 2010 Olympic Gold medal in Men’s 15 km Free
    • First ever man to win FIS Tour de Ski three times (2009, 2011, 2012)
    • Member of the historical Swiss relay which won first ever World Cup in La Clusaz in December 2010 

    AWARDS

    • 2009: Newcomer of the year
    • 2013: Swiss of the year (Schweizer des Jahres)
    • 2014: Swiss athlete of the year

    PERSONAL

    • Sport has been the biggest thing for Cologna since childhood
    • He did cross running, MTB and alpine skiing an played football in South Tyrol, at first as striker and then as a midfielder
    • His favorite club was AC Milan with Paolo Maldini and others
    • Dario Cologna has both citizenships – Swiss and Italian
    • At the age 16 Cologna went to a high school in Ftan, which is located in Engadin
    • Since he was 20 he has lived in Davos
    • In the middle of July Dario Cologna’s fan club organized 3rd Cologna Day. A day of roller skiing competitions, outdoor activities with kids and Swiss Ski Team.
    • His younger Gianluca is also a Cross-Country skier

    QUICK LINKS

    • Website: www.dariocologna.ch
    • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dario-Cologna/192390197565
    • Twitter: https://twitter.com/dariocologna

Latest World Cup Results

DateDisciplinePlaceCountryCatRankPoints
1610402.02.2014SP F FinalToblach/DobbiacoITAWorld Cup32
1610402.02.2014SP F QualToblach/DobbiacoITAQualification3232.50
1610301.02.201415 km CToblach/DobbiacoITAWorld Cup21.04

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