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Madagascar at the 2006 Winter Olympics


Madagascar at the 2006 Winter Olympics

Madagascar at the Olympic Games

Flag of Madagascar
IOC code  MAD
NOC Comité Olympique Malgache
At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin
Competitors 1 (1 man) in 1 sport
Flag bearer Mathieu Razanakolona (opening and closing)[1][2]
Medals Gold
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2014

Madagascar competed in the Winter Olympic Games for the first time at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy.

Alpine skiing

Mathieu Razanakolona born in Montreal of Malagasy descent, finished 39th out of more than 70 starters in the men's giant slalom.[3][4]

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Total Rank
Mathieu Razanakolona Men's giant slalom 1:39.10 1:27.33 n/a 3:06.43 39
Men's slalom Did not finish


  1. ^ "Flagbearers for the Opening Ceremony". Retrieved Mar 30, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Flagbearers for the Closing Ceremony". Retrieved Mar 30, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Les Razanakolona honorés (French)". La Presse Canadienne. RDS. March 12, 2006. Retrieved September 22, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Alpine Skiing". Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved September 22, 2009. 

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