Stefan Horngacher

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Stefan Horngacher
Stefan Horngacher.jpg
Horngacher in 2000
Country Austria
Born (1969-09-20) 20 September 1969 (age 49)
Wörgl, Austria
Height184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Personal best203 m (666 ft)
Planica, 16-18 March 2001
World Cup career
Seasons19881994
19962002
Individual wins2
Team wins4
Indiv. podiums15
Team podiums13
Indiv. starts228
Team starts16
Updated on 10 February 2016.

Stefan Horngacher (born 20 September 1969) is an Austrian former ski jumper.

Career[edit]

Horngacher won a bronze medal in the team large hill at the Winter Olympics in both 1994 and 1998. He also competed at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, with his best finish being fourth in the team large hill event. At the 1991 Ski Jumping World Championships, he won gold in the team large hill event and followed that with three bronzes over the next ten years (1993, 1999 and 2001); he also won gold in the 2001 team normal hill event.

After retiring from the sport, he became a ski jumping coach and has coached the national Polish team since 2016. [1]

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall 4H SF NT JP
1987/88 127 N/A N/A N/A
1988/89 96 N/A N/A N/A
1989/90 60 N/A N/A N/A
1990/91 4 5 2nd, silver medalist(s) N/A N/A
1991/92 29 45 N/A N/A
1992/93 8 14 N/A N/A
1993/94 20 36 N/A N/A
1995/96 35 40 32 N/A 34
1996/97 35 22 32 47 34
1997/98 13 8 28 18 12
1998/99 8 7 14 4 7
1999/00 9 11 18 20 9
2000/01 8 5 12 6 N/A
2001/02 12 12 N/A 12 N/A

Wins[edit]

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 1990/91 24 February 1991   Austria Tauplitz/Bad Mitterndorf Kulm K185 FH
2 1998/99 16 January 1999   Poland Zakopane Wielka Krokiew K116 LH

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Stefan Horngacher at the International Ski Federation
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Stefan Horngacher". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.