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Adam Derek Scott (born 16 July 1980) is an Australian professional golfer who plays mainly on the PGA Tour.
Alpine skiing, or downhill skiing, is the pastime of sliding down snow-covered slopes on skis with fixed-heel bindings, unlike other types of skiing (cross-country, Telemark, or ski jumping) which use skis with free-heel bindings.
The Asian Tour is the principal men's professional golf tour in Asia except for Japan, which has its own Japan Golf Tour, which is also a full member of the International Federation of PGA Tours.
Ángel Gallardo (born 29 July 1943) is a Spanish professional golfer.
The canton of Valais (Kanton Wallis) is one of the 26 cantons of Switzerland, situated in the southwestern part of the country, around the valley of the Rhône from its headwaters to Lake Geneva, separating the Pennine Alps from the Bernese Alps.
The 26 cantons of Switzerland (Kanton, canton, cantone, chantun) are the member states of the Swiss Confederation.
Chermignon is a former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Edoardo Molinari (born 11 February 1981) is an Italian professional golfer who plays on the European Tour, where he is a three-time winner.
The elevation of a geographic location is its height above or below a fixed reference point, most commonly a reference geoid, a mathematical model of the Earth's sea level as an equipotential gravitational surface (see Geodetic datum § Vertical datum).
Elizabeth von Arnim (31 August 1866 – 9 February 1941), born Mary Annette Beauchamp, was an Australian-born British novelist.
The FIS Alpine Ski World Cup is the top international circuit of alpine skiing competitions, launched in 1966 by a group of ski racing friends and experts which included French journalist Serge Lang and the alpine ski team directors from France (Honore Bonnet) and the USA (Bob Beattie).
The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1987 were held in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, from 27 January to 8 February 1987.
Francesco Molinari (born 8 November 1982) is an Italian professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour and on the European Tour, where he is a five-time winner, including the 2018 BMW PGA Championship.
Gstaad is a village in the German-speaking section of the Canton of Bern in southwestern Switzerland.
Henri (Henri Albert Gabriel Félix Marie Guillaume,; born 16 April 1955) is the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, reigning since 7 October 2000.
Icogne is a municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Laurent Patrick Fignon (12 August 1960 – 31 August 2010) was a French professional road bicycle racer who won the Tour de France in 1983 and 1984 and the Giro d'Italia in 1989.
Lens is a municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Metres above mean sea level (MAMSL) or simply metres above sea level (MASL or m a.s.l.) is a standard metric measurement in metres of the elevation or altitude of a location in reference to a historic mean sea level.
Michel Roux, OBE (born 19 April 1941), also known as Michel Roux Snr., is a French-born chef and restaurateur working in Britain.
Mollens is a former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Montana is a former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais, Switzerland.
Municipalities (Gemeinden, Einwohnergemeinden or politische Gemeinden; communes; comuni; vischnancas) are the lowest level of administrative division in Switzerland.
An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.
The Omega European Masters is the Swiss stop on professional men's golf's European Tour, and in 2009 it became the first event in Europe to be co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour.
The Pennine Alps (Walliser Alpen, Alpes Pennines, Alpi Pennine, Alpes Poeninae), also known as the Valais Alps, are a mountain range in the western part of the Alps.
The PGA European Tour is an organisation which operates the three leading men's professional golf tours in Europe: the elite European Tour, the European Senior Tour and the developmental Challenge Tour.
A piste is a marked ski run or path down a mountain for snow skiing, snowboarding, or other mountain sports.
The Plaine Morte Glacier (lit.: Dead Plain Glacier; glacier de la Plaine Morte) is a glacier located at an elevation of, in the canton of Bern above Lenk and in the Valais above Crans-Montana in Switzerland.
The Pointe de la Plaine Morte (2,927 m) is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, located on the border between the Swiss cantons of Bern and Valais.
In meteorology, precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapor that falls under gravity.
Randogne is a former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Sir Roger George Moore (14 October 1927 – 23 May 2017) was an English actor.
Romandy (la Romandie)Before World War I, the term French Switzerland (Suisse française) was. is the French-speaking part of western Switzerland. In 2010, about 1.9 million people, or 24.4% of the Swiss population, lived in Romandy. The bulk of romand population lives in the Arc Lémanique region along Lake Geneva, connecting Geneva, Vaud and the Lower Valais.
Sergio García Fernández (born 9 January 1980) is a Spanish professional golfer who plays on both the PGA Tour and the European Tour.
Sierre (Siders) is the capital of the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
The district of Sierre is a district of the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
Sofia Villani Scicolone, known as Sophia Loren, Dame of the Grand Cross, O.M.R.I. (born 20 September 1934) is an Italian film actress and singer.
The Alpine region of Switzerland, conventionally referred to as the Swiss Alps (Schweizer Alpen, Alpes suisses, Alpi svizzere, Alps svizras), represents a major natural feature of the country and is, along with the Swiss Plateau and the Swiss portion of the Jura Mountains, one of its three main physiographic regions.
The Swiss Inventory of Cultural Property of National and Regional Significance (Schweizerisches Inventar der Kulturgüter von nationaler und regionaler Bedeutung; Inventaire suisse des biens culturels d'importance nationale et régionale; Inventario dei beni culturali svizzeri d'importanza nazionale e regionale) is a register of some 8,300 items of cultural property in Switzerland.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a sovereign state in Europe.
The Tour de Romandie is a stage race which is part of the UCI World Tour.
The Tour de Suisse (Tour of Switzerland) is an annual cycling stage race in Switzerland.
Vojislav Stanimirović (born 19 March 1937) is a Serbian journalist and one-time crime figure, most famous for his leading role in The Vizcaya Heist.
The Weisshorn (German, lit. white peak/mountain) is a major peak of the Swiss Alps, culminating at above sea level.
The 1984 Tour de France was the 71st edition of the Tour de France, run over in 23 stages and a prologue, from 29 June to 22 July.