Katharina Althaus

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Katharina Althaus
Katharina Althaus Hinzenbach2014.jpg
Althaus in Hinzenbach, 2014
Country Germany
Born (1996-05-23) 23 May 1996 (age 22)
Oberstdorf, Germany
Ski clubSC 1906 Oberstdorf
Personal best139.5 m (458 ft)
Lillehammer, 3 December 2017
World Cup career
Seasons2012–present
Individual wins5
Indiv. podiums15
Yellow bibs3
Indiv. starts101
Team starts2
Updated on 2 December 2018.

Katharina Althaus (born 23 May 1996) is a German ski jumper who has competed at World Cup level since the 2011/12 season. She finished runner-up in the 2017/18 season overall standings, and won an individual silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Career[edit]

She made her World Cup debut in the 2011/12 season. She became the mixed team ski jumping world champion together with German team in Falun at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2015.[1] She took her first World Cup win on 12 February 2017 in Ljubno.[2]

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall L3
2011/12 28 N/A
2012/13 22 N/A
2013/14 13 N/A
2014/15 9 N/A
2015/16 12 N/A
2016/17 4 N/A
2017/18 2nd, silver medalist(s) 1st, gold medalist(s)
2018/19 1 1st, gold medalist(s)

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 2016/17 12 February 2017   Slovenia Ljubno Savina Ski Jumping Center HS95 NH
2 2017/18 2 December 2017   Norway Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS98 (night) NH
3 3 December 2017   Norway Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS140 LH
4 3 March 2018   Romania Râșnov Trambulina Valea Cărbunări HS97 NH
5 2018/19 2 December 2018   Norway Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS140 LH

References[edit]

  1. ^ "German mixed team takes Gold in Falun". International Ski Federation. 22 February 2015.
  2. ^ "German podium sweep in Ljubno". International Ski Federation. 12 February 2017.

External links[edit]