Małgorzata Ruchała

Małgorzata Jasica-Ruchała (born January 21, 1961 in Limanowa) is a Polish cross-country skier who competed from 1991 to 1998. Competing in three Winter Olympics, she had her best career finish of eighth in the 4 × 5 km relay at Lillehammer in 1994 and her best individual finish of 14th in the 5 km + 10 km combined pursuit at those same games.

Małgorzata Ruchała
Country Poland
Born (1961-01-21) January 21, 1961 (age 59)
Limanowa, Poland
Ski clubWKS Zakopane
World Cup career
Seasons1989, 19911998
Indiv. podiums0
Team podiums0
Indiv. starts53
Team starts7
Overall titles0 – (33rd in 1994)
Discipline titles0

Ruchała's best finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was 14th in the 15 km event at Val di Fiemme in 1991. Her best World cup finish was 12th in a 10 km event in Slovakia in 1993.

Ruchała's best individual career finish was second in three FIS races at distances up to 10 km from 1993 to 1997.

Cross-country skiing resultsEdit

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[1]

Olympic GamesEdit

 Year   Age   5 km   15 km  Pursuit   30 km  4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1992 31 40 34 DNS 24 10
1994 33 15 14 16 8
1998 37 33 35 13

World ChampionshipsEdit

 Year   Age   5 km  10 km
 classical 
 10 km
 freestyle 
 15 km  Pursuit  30 km  4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1989 28 N/A 26 37 27 N/A 25 12
1991 30 N/A 14 N/A
1993 32 44 N/A N/A 22 34 23 11
1995 34 26 N/A N/A 27
1997 36 45 N/A N/A 48 50 13

World CupEdit

Season standingsEdit

 Season   Age 
Overall Long Distance Sprint
1989 28 NC N/A N/A
1991 30 45 N/A N/A
1992 31 NC N/A N/A
1993 32 34 N/A N/A
1994 33 33 N/A N/A
1995 34 40 N/A N/A
1996 35 NC N/A N/A
1997 36 NC NC NC
1998 37 63 NC 59

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "RUCHALA Malgorzata". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 31 December 2019.

External linksEdit