He is also now one half of a celebrity Swiss sporting couple, after Olympic skier Lara Gut announced their relationship on her Facebook page this month.
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"It's easier than many think but you have to stand correctly over your skis," said Gut, who is aiming for her fifth win of the season. "If you are afraid, it gets really difficult."
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