Following a presentation of the team Milka to the Ski Journalists Association AIJS (Association Internationale des Journalistes de Ski ) the “Skieur d’Or 2013” was awarded to the athlete with the most outstanding performance of the season. The ski journalists were unanimous: Tina Maze without a doubt !
For the 30 year-old Slovenian Tina Maze, this past season was an all-time best with an overall World Cup victory. With 2414 World Cup points in total she broke the record of ski legend Hermann Maier with 24 podiums and 32 top ten results in World Cup races.
At the World Ski Championships Tina also won three medals : gold in the Super-G and silver in the Combined and Giant Slalom.
She was also a 2013 Finalists for Sportswoman of the Year. Watch for her this weekend in Sölden for the FIS Alpine World Cup Season opener!