detail-1 Marco Büchel

                                                            portrait Marco Büchel

Marco Büchel

Birthday:
1971-11-04
Gender:
male
Nationality:
Liechtenstein
_Height:
186
Residence:
Triesenberg, Liechtenstein
Favorite Ski Resort:
Malbun (Liechtenstein), Kitzbühel and Beaver Creek
Favorite World Cup:
Birds of Prey (Beaver Creek), Lauberhorn (Wengen), Streif (Kitzbühel)
FIS:
Marco Büchel at FIS
Website:
https://www.marco-buechel.li/DE/Default.asp

Biography

Marco Büchel, also called “Büxi” was one of the best-known racing skiers in the world. For eighteen times he stood on the World Cup podium, and for eight times he got voted for the sportsmen of the year. In total he took part in 300 World Cup races and won the silver medal at the worldchamps in Vaill‘99 in GS. After his retirement from professional skiing in 2010, Marco is popular and in demand as Entertainer and Communicator in different fields

Career Highlights

World Cup

2008
Year City
Beaver Creek 2nd Downhill
Kitzbuehel 1st Super G
2006
Year City
Lake Louise 1st Downhill
2005
Year City
Gardena/Groeden 1st Downhill
2004
Year City
Val d'Isère 2nd Downhill
2003
Year City
Garmish-Partenkirchen 1st Super G
2002
Year City
Beaver Creek 2nd Super G
2001
Year City
Shigakogen 2nd Giant Slalom
2000
Year City
Hinterstoder 2nd Giant Slalom

World Ski Championship

1999
Year City
Vail/Beaver Creek 2nd Giant Slalom