What is the record for highest speed on skis?

The highest speed on skis (men’s category) ever recorded was 251.4 km/h (156.2 mph) by the Italian Simone Origone in Les Arcs, France, April 2006. Top records in other categories include:

  • Disabled men – Michael Milton (Australia) 213.65 km/h (132.76 mph); circa April 20, 2006.
  • Women – Sanna Tidstrand (Sweden), 242.59 km/h (150.74 mph); Les Arcs, France, April 20, 2006.
  • Mountain biking on snow – Eric Barone (France), 222 km/h (138 mph); Les Arcs, France, April 21, 2000.