Ski Jumping

Aktuelle Sportler & Olympiasieger/Weltmeister

Richard Freitag

SG Nickelhütte Aue
Born on August 14th, 1991

Athletic achievements:

  • 1st place in World Cup in Harrachov, Czech Republic
  • Silver in individual in the Junior World Championships 2011 in Otepää/Estonia (first silver medal by a ski jumper from Oberwiesenthal)
  • Silver in World Championship 2012 (team competition) in ski flying in Vikersund (Norway)
  • German record holder with his jump of 230 m in Vikersund (Norway) February 26th, 2012.
  • 6th place in overall World Cup (2011/2012)
  • Silver in the German Championships 2011 in Hinterzarten
  • Bronze with the Saxony Team in the German Championships 2009 in Garmisch-Partinkirchen
  • Was the first to achieve the highest score of 20 in the Ski Flying World Cup in Obersdorf 2012

    Jens Weißflog

    Born on July 21st, 1964
    End of Career: June 15th, 1996

    Athletic achievements:

    • 1x Gold (normal hill) 1x Silver (large hill) in the Winter Olympic Games 1984 in Sarajevo (only Olympic Champion in both parallel style and V-style)
    • 2x Gold (large hill, large hill team) in the Winter Olympic Games in 1994 in Lillehammer
    • World Championships: 2x Gold (1985, 1989), 4x Silver (1984, 1985, 1989, 1995) & 5x Bronze (1989, 1990, 2x 1991, 1995)
    • 1x overall World Cup Champion (1984)
    • 33 World Cup victories
    •  Four Hill Tournament: 4x Champion (1984, 1985, 1991, 1996) & 4x runner-up (first ski jumper to win the Four Hill Tournament four times)
      Jens Weißflog © WSC Sport
      Jens Weißflog