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Jiří Parma

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJiří•Parma
Used nameJiří•Parma
Born9 January 1963 in Frenštát pod Radhoštěm (CZE)
Measurements174 cm / 74 kg
AffiliationsDukla Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica (SVK) / Spartak Frenštát, Frenštát pod Radhoštěm (CZE)
NOC(s) Czech Republic Czechoslovakia
Ethnic nationCZE

Biography

During his career, which lasted from 1981-96, Jiří Parma competed at four Olympic Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1994) and seven World Championships (1984, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995). Parma won a team bronze at the 1992 Winter Olympics, but was more successful at the World Championships, where he won the individual normal hill title in 1987, team silver in 1993 and team bronzes in 1984 and 1989. Parma also had three individual World Cup victories (large hill in January 1984 in Harrachov and March 1984 in Falun and normal hill in March 1985 in Örnsköldsvik) and his best overall World Cup finish was fourth in 1987-88 season. After finishing his sporting career, Parma worked as a ski jumping judge.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1984 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) Normal Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 10 Representing Czechoslovakia    
  Large Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 23
1988 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) Normal Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 5 Representing Czechoslovakia    
  Large Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 29
  Large Hill, Team, Men Olympic Czechoslovakia 4
1992 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) Normal Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 10 Representing Czechoslovakia    
  Large Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 5
  Large Hill, Team, Men Olympic Czechoslovakia 3 Bronze
1994 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) Normal Hill, Individual, Men Olympic =19 Representing Czech Republic    
  Large Hill, Individual, Men Olympic 39
  Large Hill, Team, Men Olympic Czech Republic 7

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1992 Winter Olympics 14 February 1992 Ski Jumping (Skiing) Large Hill, Individual, Men Jump 1 118.5 3

Other participations

Games Role Details
1988 Winter Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony Representing Czechoslovakia    

Special Notes

Research notes

Affiliation 1984, 1988, and 1992: Dukla Banská Bystrica.

Created: Martin Kellner at July 10, 2011 17:35, Last edited: Martin Kellner at July 10, 2011 17:35