Ivica Kostelić
Ivica Kostelic cro Ski


November 23, 1979 (age 34)
Zagreb, Yugoslavia (now Croatia)


Combined (downhill and slalom), slalom

Ivica Kostelić (born November 23, 1979) is a Croatian alpine skier, specializing in the super combined event (downhill and slalom) and the slalom. Sometimes he competes in the super giant slalom. He has an older sister, Janica Kostelić, as both grew up to become alpine skiers. His sister won six medals in her Olympic career (a whopping four gold medals, and two silver), and also the most decorated Croatian athlete ever. He has won four silvers in his Olympic career (2006, 2010 and 2014), but no gold medals yet.

Ben and Toad's Contest

He was chosen to be a contestant on Ben and Toad's Contest following the fourth season, where four contestants were anonymous (along with Lee Seung-Hoon, Zan Kosir and J. R. Celski). He is also chosen for the fifth season. His partner is Emma Slater in the fifth season, and was announced after the 2014 Indianapolis 500 close finish between Ryan Hunter-Reay and Helio Castroneves (Yoshi was happy with second place).

He participated in season five and was eliminated in week two despite earning the lowest score in week 2.

Olympic Results

Games Age Combined Downhill Giant Slalom Slalom Super-G