André Kiesewetter

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André Kiesewetter
Personal information
Full name André Kiesewetter
Born (1969-08-20) 20 August 1969 (age 45)
Neuhaus am Rennweg, East Germany
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Professional information
Personal best 191 m (577 ft)
Planica, 23 Mar 1991
World Cup
Seasons 19901991
19931994
Wins 2
Additional podiums 2
Total podiums 4
Updated on 30 Mar 2015.

André Kiesewetter (born 20 August 1969) is a German former ski jumper who competed at World Cup level from 1990 to 1994.

Career[edit]

He won the bronze medal in the team large hill at the 1991 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships and had his best individual finish of 7th in the individual large hill at those championships. Kiesewetter has two World Cup individual career wins in 1990 and 1991. In 1991 Planica World Cup Ski Flying competition he jumped 196 meters which was at that time longest jump ever, but unfortunately he touched snow with hands, otherwise this would be world record.

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall SF 4H
1989-90 N/A
1990-91 11 6 25
1992-93 69
1993-94 76

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Place Hill Size
1 1990–91 2 Dec 1990 Canada Lake Placid MacKenzie Intervale K-114 LH
2 15 Dec 1990 Japan Sapporo Miyanomori K-90 NH

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