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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 Czech Republic Czechoslovakia
Nationality Czech Republic

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 NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1984 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) TCH CZE Jiří Parma
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 10
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 23
1988 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) TCH CZE Jiří Parma
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 5
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 29
Large Hill, Team, Men (Olympic) Czechoslovakia 4
1992 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) TCH CZE Jiří Parma
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 10
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 5
Large Hill, Team, Men (Olympic) Czechoslovakia 3 Bronze
1994 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) CZE Jiří Parma
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) =19
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 NOC Nationality As
1988 Winter Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony TCH CZE Jiří Parma

Special Notes