Lara Gut: husband, diet and other curiosities


Lara Gut: husband, diet and other curiosities

Lara Gut is a Swiss alpine skier. Top athlete of the Swiss team between the end of the 2000s and the beginning of the 2020s, in her palmarès she boasts, among other things, a gold and three Olympic medals overall, eight medals and two world titles, an overall World Cup and three of supergiant.

She is married to the footballer Valon Behram, who in turn is a high-level athlete; from the 2018-2019 season she added her spouse's surname to her own and joined the FIS lists as Lara Gut-Behrami. At Beijing Olympics 2022, Lara wins gold in the Super-G.

This is the third Olympic medal. She is fluent in Italian and French, German, Spanish and English. Lara had an actress role in the 2012 film All Down, in which she played a skier named Chiara Merz. The film won the Best Film Award at the Kitzbühel Film Festival.

Gut follows a zone diet, has a private team and when she's not around the world she lives in Italy with her husband.

Lara Gut: husband, diet and other curiosities

A great sports fan, like her whole family, Lara loves flowers and is a great reader.

Her husband Valon Behrami plays for Brescia, the Lombardy of Italian Serie A team: he says he conquered her with a walk in the mountains because she doesn't like big things, typical among footballers. They got married in 2018, for him it was her second marriage, for her, her first.

At the World Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo 2021 she won the gold medal in the supergiant and giant slalom, the bronze medal in the downhill and did not qualify for the final in the parallel slalom. In that same season in the World Cup she won the supergiant World Cup for the third time, with 202 points ahead of Federica Brignone, and finished 2nd in the general classification, 160 points behind Petra Vlhová, and 3rd in that of downhill.

Her seasonal podiums were 10, with 6 victories. The following year at the XXIV Olympic Winter Games in Beijing 2022 she won the gold medal in the supergiant and the bronze medal in the giant slalom.