Hiroya Saitō

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Hiroya Saito
Hiroya Saito 2000-03-19.jpg
Personal information
Full name Hiroya Saito
Born (1970-09-01) 1 September 1970 (age 44)
Yoichi, Japan
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Professional information
Personal best 188.5 m (618 ft)
Planica, Mar 1997
World Cup
Seasons 19922000
2002
Wins 2 (+1 Team)
Additional podiums 14 (+2 Team)
Total podiums 16 (+3 Team)
Updated on 30 Mar 2015.

Hiroya Saito (斉藤浩哉 Saitō Hiroya?, born 1 September 1970) is a Japanese former ski jumper.

Career[edit]

He competed from 1991 to 2002. He won a gold medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano in the Team large hill event. Saito is a three-time FIS Nordic World Ski Championships medalist with two silvers (1995: Individual normal hill and 1997: Team large hill) and one bronze (1995: Team large hill).

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall SF JP 4H NT
1991–92 N/A N/A
1992–93 N/A N/A
1993–94 42 N/A 20 N/A
1994–95 27 29 N/A 76 N/A
1995–96 8 24 7 4 N/A
1996–97 5 14 3rd 5 19
1997–98 5 10 6 13 3rd
1998–99 23 21 23
1999–00 20 19 22 33 31
2001–02 60 N/A N/A

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Place Hill Size
1 1995-96 17 Dec 1995 France Chamonix Le Mont K-95 NH
2 1996-97 2 Feb 1997 Germany Willingen Mühlenkopfschanze K-120 LH

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