Aksel Lund Svindal (born 26 December 1982) is a World Cup alpine ski racer from Kjeller, Norway.
Born in Lørenskog, he is a two-time overall World Cup champion (2007 and 2009), an Olympic gold medalist in Super G at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and a five-time World Champion in downhill, giant slalom, and super combined (2007 Åre, 2009 Val d'Isère, 2011 Garmisch, and 2013 Schladming).
With his victory in the downhill in 2013, Svindal became the first male alpine racer to win titles in four consecutive world championships.
|Date of birth||December 26 1982|
|Sponsors||HEAD, REDBULL, LONGINES, PHENIX, TELENOR, SWEET, OAKLEY, AUDI, COWI|
Aksel Lund Svindal @akselsvindalThe boys back at it in Portillo. Blue sky, good snow and fast skis. Doesn't get much better:) @ Ski… instagram.com/p/7F7OyMts-S/
Aksel Lund Svindal @akselsvindalGetting some vertical in Innsbruck. I told the boys it would be around 900. Turned out to be 1300...… instagram.com/p/6FhzW-ts_8/