Hubert Neuper

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Hubert Neuper
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Country  Austria
Born (1960-09-29) 29 September 1960 (age 55)
Bad Aussee, Austria
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
World Cup career
Seasons 19801985
Individual wins 8
Indiv. podiums 23
Yellow bibs 38
Indiv. starts 65
Overall titles 1 (1980)
Four Hills titles 2 (1980, 1981)
Updated on 10 February 2016.

Hubert Neuper (born 29 September 1960) is an Austrian former ski jumper. He was the winner of the first FIS Ski Jumping World Cup title in 1979/80.

Career[edit]

His best known success was at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York, where he won a silver medal in the individual large hill event. Neuper also earned a silver in the team large hill competition at the 1982 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Oslo. He runs a ski school in Bad Mitterndorf in Austria.

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall 4H
1979/80 1st, gold medalist(s) 1st, gold medalist(s)
1980/81 4 1st, gold medalist(s)
1981/82 2nd, silver medalist(s) 5
1982/83 31 26
1983/84 69 32
1984/85 83

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Place Hill Size
1 1979/80 1 January 1980 West Germany Garmisch-Partenkirchen Große Olympiaschanze K107 LH
2 4 January 1980 Austria Innsbruck Bergiselschanze K104 LH
3 22 March 1980 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Planica Bloudkova velikanka K120 LH
4 1980/81 30 December 1980 West Germany Oberstdorf Schattenbergschanze K110 LH
5 21 January 1981 Switzerland St. Moritz Olympiaschanze K94 NH
6 1981/82 6 January 1982 Austria Bischofshofen Paul-Ausserleitner-Schanze K109 LH
7 13 March 1982 Austria Tauplitz/Bad Mitterndorf Kulm K165 FH
8 14 March 1982 Austria Tauplitz/Bad Mitterndorf Kulm K165 FH

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