Jani Soininen

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Jani Soininen
Jani Soininen.jpg
Country Finland
Full nameJani Markus Soininen
Born (1972-11-12) 12 November 1972 (age 46)
Jyväskylä, Finland
Height171 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Personal best203.5 m (668 ft)
Planica, 21-23 March 1997
World Cup career
Seasons19922001
Individual wins4
Team wins7
Indiv. podiums18
Team podiums10
Indiv. starts196
Team starts13
Updated on 10 February 2016.

Jani Markus Soininen (born 12 November 1972) is a Finnish former ski jumper.

Career[edit]

He won two medals at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, earning a gold in the individual normal hill and a silver in the individual large hill. His biggest successes were at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships, where he earned three medals in the team hill competitions with gold in 1995 and 1997, and silver in 2001 on the large hill.

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall 4H SF NT JP
1991/92 N/A N/A
1992/93 39 45 N/A N/A
1993/94 14 18 9 N/A N/A
1994/95 7 6 N/A N/A
1995/96 11 9 11 N/A 11
1996/97 9 9 8 12 10
1997/98 7 5 20 17 5
1998/99 35 25 37 32 33
1999/00 7 10 20 12 7
2000/01 10 14 14 42 N/A

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 1995/96 13 January 1996   Switzerland Engelberg Gross-Titlis-Schanze K120 LH
2 1997/98 30 November 1997   Norway Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken K120 (night) LH
3 6 December 1997   Italy Predazzo Trampolino dal Ben K90 (night) NH
4 1999/00 26 January 2000   Japan Hakuba Olympic Hills K120 (night) LH

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