Photograph of the Olympic winners Sirkka Polkunen, Mirja Hietamies, and Siiri Rantanen (1956) || Mirja Hietamies-Eteläpää (7 January 1931 – 14 March 2013) was a cross country skier from Finland who competed during the 1950s. She won a gold medal in the 3 x 5 km at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo and a silver medal in the 10 km at the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo. | http://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirja_Hietamies-Etel%C3%A4p%C3%A4%C3%A4
Toni Sailer - (17.11.1935 - 24.08.2009) was an Austrian alpine ski racer, who is considered among the best in the sport. He won three gold medals in alpine skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics. Two years later, Sailer won three gold medals and one silver at the four-event 1958 World Championships in Bad Gastein, Austria. He retired from competition in 1959. He appeared in a handful of movies and sang professionally for a time, made 18 record albums.
Toni Sailer - won Gold at the Winter Olympics 1956 in Cortina d'Ampezzo in Slalom and Giant Slalom. GEIGER, formerly branded as "Bergland" created this sweater - later known as the "Sailer Sweater" specially for the Olympics.