Jean-Paul Pierrat

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Jean-Paul Pierrat
Medal record
Men's cross country skiing
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1978 Lahti 50 km

Jean-Paul Pierrat (born July 3, 1952 in Xonrupt-Longemer, Vosges[1]) is a former French cross country skier who competed in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He is the brother of Claude Pierrat.

Pierrat won the Marcialonga in 1977, and he won the bronze medal in the 50 km event at the 1978 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti, becoming the first person from France to win a medal at the championships.

Pierrat's best career finish was a second in a 30 km event in Italy in 1982.

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  1. ^ "Olympics". sports-reference. Archived from the original on 13 December 2012. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 

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