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Ski jumping at the 1980 Winter Olympics


Ski jumping at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Ski jumping
at the XIII Olympic Winter Games

Pictogram for ski jumping
Venue Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex
Dates February 17-23
Competitors 60 from 18 nations

Ski jumping at the 1980 Winter Olympics consisted of two events held from 17 February to 23 February, taking place at Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex.[1]


  • Medal summary 1
    • Medal table 1.1
    • Events 1.2
  • Participating NOCs 2
  • References 3

Medal summary

Medal table

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Austria (AUT) 1 1 0 2
2  Finland (FIN) 1 0 1 2
3  East Germany (GDR) 0 1 0 1
3  Japan (JPN) 0 1 0 1
Total 2 3 1 6

Austria led the medal table with one gold and one silver medal. A tie in the normal hill competition meant that two silver and no bronze medals were awarded in that event.



Event Gold Silver Bronze
Normal hill individual
 Toni Innauer
Austria (AUT)
266.3  Hirokazu Yagi
Japan (JPN)
 Manfred Deckert
East Germany (GDR)
Large hill individual
 Jouko Törmänen
Finland (FIN)
271.0  Hubert Neuper
Austria (AUT)
262.4  Jari Puikkonen
Finland (FIN)

Participating NOCs


Eighteen nations participated in ski jumping at the Lake Placid Games. Bulgaria and Spain made their Olympic ski jumping debuts.


  1. ^ a b c d "The Official Report of the XIIIth Olympic Winter Games Lake Placid 1980 - Official Results" (PDF). Lake Placid Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. 1980. Retrieved January 28, 2014. 

Sports-Reference - 1980 Olympics - Ski jumping

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