Anita Wachter is an Austrian former World Cup alpine ski racer. She is also an Olympic gold medalist. She has won gold medals in slalom and giant slalom at World Junior Championships.
Early Life, Family & Education
Anita Wachter was born on February 12, 1967, in Bartholomäberg, Montafon, Vorarlberg, Austria, to Austrian parents. The names of both her father and mother are not available.
It's unknown if the skier is the only child of her mom and dad or she has a sibling. She is of Austrian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
As for her education, Anita has not disclosed in which school, college or university she has attended and when she had completed her graduation.
Anita Wachter has been interested in skiing since her childhood. After playing for numerous teams in her nation she eventually took part in Olympic. She became the winner of the World Cup overall title in 1993.
She also has won the giant slalom title twice; once in 1990 and another in 1994. She won a gold medal in the combined at the Winter Olympics in 1988 and won two silver medals in 1992 in the combined and giant slalom.
She also received five medals at the World Championships. Anita has represented her nation in eight World Championships and three Olympics.
After the 2001 season, she retired from competition with 19 World Cup wins (1 Slalom, 2 Combined, 2 Super G, 14 Giant Slalom).
Married to Husband Rainer Salzgeber: Has Children?
Moving towards the personal life of Anita Wachter, it's official that she is a married woman. The female ski racer has been married to a retired Austrian alpine skier, Rainer Salzgeber.
Rainer is also a former ski champion and had served as Race Department Director for Head in 2002. It's unknown when and where Anita and Rainer first met and started dating but reports suggest that the husband-wife duo has been in a relationship for a long time.
Both the wedding date and the wedding venue of the pair are not available. The adorable couple is blessed with two children and both are daughters.
The family of four are enjoying a good life together and there are no rumors of split or divorce between the pair.
Salary & Net Worth
Being a successful ski racer, Anita Wachter certainly earns a lot of money from her sports career. The net worth of the female skier has not been disclosed yet.
However, according to the Ski Canada Mag website, the average annual salary for one who participates in alpine skiing is $85,979.
Body Measurement, Height, Weight, Age
Body Measurement : N/A
Height : 5 Feet 5 Inches
Weight : 50 KG
Age : 52 Years Old