Karel Kodejška

Karel Kodejška (born 20 March 1947, in Lomnice nad Popelkou) is a Czech former ski jumper who competed from 1969 to 1976. He won two medals at the FIS Ski Flying World Championships with a gold in 1975 and a bronze in 1973.

Karel Kodejška
Medal record
Men's ski flying
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1975 Bad Mitterndorf Individual
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Oberstdorf Individual

Kodejška also competed in two Winter Olympics, earning his best finish of tied for seventh in the individual normal hill event at Sapporo in 1972. He also finished sixth in the individual normal hill event at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1974 in Falun.

In 1975 he won the Sportsperson of the Year award in Czechoslovakia.

ReferencesEdit

  • K. Kodejska at the International Ski Federation
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Karel Kodejška". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.