Franz Klammer Olympic Downhill Run. Saved by Dale Johnson Jr. Franz Klammer - 1976 Olympic Gold Medal Run.
I was only 9 years old and American but his fearless downhill run inspired all of us kids in my Denver neighborhood that winter. The two nations ski teams are two of the fiercest rivals in the sporting world. Apr 28 2016 - Franz Klammer and I arent I glad I saw his downhill run of 1976will never forget it.
Every 4 years at the Winter Olympics the premier event is the mens downhill.
The reigning Olympic champion Russis time seemed unbeatable as the piste turned into a sheet of ice. Franz Klammer - 1976 Olympic Gold Medal Run. Skiing last of the fifteen seeded skiiers Klammer gave one of the most thrilling performances in the history of the Olympic. Es war der 5.