Tomislav Čižmešija

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Tomislav Čižmešija
Personal information
Country represented Croatia
SFR Yugoslavia
Born (1968-08-31) 31 August 1968 (age 45)
Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
Retired 1994

Tomislav Čižmešija (born 31 August 1968) is a Croatian retired figure skater who competed internationally for both Croatia and SFR Yugoslavia. He was Croatia's flag bearer in the opening ceremony of the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, the nation's first Olympic appearance since gaining independence in 1991. Čižmešija placed 29th in men's singles.[1] He is an ISU judge and international referee.[2]

He is the brother of Željka Čižmešija,[3] who competed in ladies' singles for Croatia at the 1992 Olympics.

Results[edit]

International
Event 1985–86
(YUG)
1986–87
(YUG)
1987–88
(YUG)
1988–89
(YUG)
1989–90
(YUG)
1990–91
(YUG)
1991–92
(CRO)
1992–93
(CRO)
1993–94
(CRO)
Olympics 29th
Worlds 26th 24th 28th 27th 39th 39th
Europeans 21st 16th 21st 17th 20th 17th 23rd 33rd

References[edit]

Awards and achievements
Olympic Games
Preceded by
none
Flagbearer for  Croatia
Albertville 1992
Succeeded by
Vedran Pavlek