Jaroslav Balcar

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJaroslav•Balcar
Used nameJaroslav•Balcar
Born27 March 1953 in Vrchlabí (CZE)
Died4 April 2015
Measurements181 cm / 81 kg
NOC Czechoslovakia
Nationality Czech Republic


Jaroslav Balcar just missed an Olympic medal at the 1976 Innsbruck Winter Olympics, placing fourth. He competed in the Four Hills Tournament in 1975/76, finishing 39th overall, with a best finish of 23rd at Innsbruck. He also competed in the Four Hills in 1976/77, placing 30th, with a top finish of 15th at Bischofshofen.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1976 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) TCH CZE Jaroslav Balcar
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 4
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 14

Olympic family relations