Ole Gunnar Fidjestøl

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Ole Gunnar Fidjestøl
Country Norway Norway
Full name Ole Gunnar Fidjestøl
Born (1960-03-21) 21 March 1960 (age 55)
Kristiansand, Norway
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Personal best 190 m (623 ft)
Planica, 15 Mar 1987
World Cup career
Seasons 19831992
Individual wins 4
Indv. podiums 11
Updated on 30 Mar 2015.

Ole Gunnar Fidjestøl (born 21 March 1960) is a Norwegian former ski jumper who competed from 1983 to 1992 representing Vikersund IF.

Career[edit]

He won silver medals in the team large hill event at the Nordic World Ski Championships (1987, 1989) as well as a bronze medal in the team large hill at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

Fidjestøl won the 1988 Ski Flying World Championships in Oberstdorf and earned four additional career victories from 1985 to 1989. He won also four individual titles and one team title at the national level.

Since retiring from competition, he has been involved administratively with Vikersund IF and the football club Modum FK.[1]

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall SF 4H
1982-83 59 N/A
1983-84 22 N/A 5
1984-85 16 N/A 37
1985-86 19 N/A 17
1986-87 8 N/A 14
1987-88 9 N/A 47
1988-89 4 N/A 10
1989-90 16 N/A 12
1990-91 40 19
1991-92 49 19

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Place Hill Size
1 1984–85 23 Feb 1985 Czechoslovakia Harrachov Čerťák K-180 FH
2 1986–87 15 Mar 1987 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Planica Velikanka bratov Gorišek K-185 FH
3 1988–89 21 Jan 1989 East Germany Oberhof Rennsteigschanze K-90 NH
4 19 Mar 1989 Czechoslovakia Harrachov Čerťák K-180 FH

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sørumshagen, Øystein (31 May 2007). "Stiftet Modum Fotballklubb". Bygdeposten (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2008-10-10.