Kaarel Nurmsalu

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Kaarel Nurmsalu
Kaarel Nurmsalu (2011).jpg
Full name Kaarel Nurmsalu
Born (1991-04-30) 30 April 1991 (age 26)
Rakvere, Estonia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Ski club Skiclub Telemark
Personal best 213 m
(Planica 2017)
World Cup career
Seasons 2011–2014, 2017–
Individual wins 0
Indiv. podiums 0
Updated on 28 February 2012.

Kaarel Nurmsalu (born April 30, 1991) is an Estonian ski jumper and nordic combined skier.[1]

He won 3 individual bronze medals at the 2011 Nordic Junior World Ski Championships in Otepää.[2]

He holds the national record of Estonia in ski-flying with 204 m.[3]

In June 2014, Nurmsalu announced his retirement from competitive sports, citing lack of funds as the reason behind the decision.[4]

On 11 January 2017, Nurmsalu announced on his Facebook page that he would be returning to active competition starting with the World Cup event in Wisła on 13 January 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eesti Suusaliit:KAAREL NURMSALU – accessed 20 September 2011.
  2. ^ Võimas, Nurmsalu! Kolm päeva, kolm medalit, kolm pronksi! – accessed 20 September 2011.
  3. ^ "VÕIMAS: Kaarel Nurmsalu hüppas lennumäe MMil Eesti rekordi!" (in Estonian). Delfi.ee. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 28 February 2012. 
  4. ^ [1]

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