Hideharu Miyahira

Hideharu Miyahira (宮平 秀治, Miyahira Hideharu) (born 21 December 1973) is a Japanese former ski jumper.

Hideharu Miyahira
宮平 秀治
Hideharu myahira 31121999.jpg
Country Japan
Full name宮平 秀治
Born (1973-12-23) 23 December 1973 (age 46)
Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan
Personal best213.5 m (700 ft)
Planica, 20-23 March 2003
World Cup career
Seasons19942006
Individual wins1
Team wins1
Indiv. podiums10
Team podiums7
Indiv. starts181
Team starts16
Updated on 10 February 2016.

CareerEdit

Miyahira won four medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with three silver (individual and team large hills in 1999, team large hill in 2003) and one bronze (individual normal hill in 1999).

He competed at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, finishing 5th in the team large hill and 24th in the individual large hill. He also competed at the Ski Flying World Championships, with best finishes of 5th in the team competition in 2004 and 10th in the individual competition in 2000.

He is one of so far only seven jumpers in history who managed to achieve perfect marks from all five judges (20 points maximum) for his second jump at the World Cup competition in Willingen in 2003.

World CupEdit

StandingsEdit

Season Overall 4H SF NT JP
1993/94 N/A N/A
1994/95 N/A N/A
1995/96 N/A
1996/97 40 52 24 47
1997/98 36 22 44 88
1998/99 5     6 8
1999/00 10 7 12 29 10
2000/01 16 22 21 31 N/A
2001/02 18 16 N/A 23 N/A
2002/03 11 11 N/A 10 N/A
2003/04 31 N/A 20 N/A
2004/05 35 39 N/A 49 N/A
2005/06 60 N/A N/A

WinsEdit

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 1998/99 20 March 1999     Planica Velikanka bratov Gorišek K185 FH

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