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Primož Ulaga (born 20 July 1962) is a Yugoslavian/Slovenian former ski jumper.

Primož Ulaga
Primož Ulaga 2013.jpg
Country Yugoslavia (1979-91)
 Slovenia (1991-92)
Born (1962-07-20) 20 July 1962 (age 56)
Ljubljana, SR Slovenia,
Yugoslavia
Height176 cm (5 ft 9 in)
World Cup career
Seasons19801992
Individual wins9
Indiv. podiums23
Yellow bibs8
Indiv. starts139*
Updated on 10 February 2016.

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CareerEdit

Competing in two Winter Olympics, he won a silver medal in the team large hill competition at Calgary in 1988. Ulaga also won a silver medal at the FIS Ski-Flying World Championships 1988 in Oberstdorf. His best finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was sixth in the individual large hill event at Seefeld in 1985. He had nine world cup victories between 1981 and 1988.

World CupEdit

StandingsEdit

Season Overall 4H SF
1979/80 32 70 N/A
1980/81 16 27 N/A
1981/82 36 34 N/A
1982/83 18 29 N/A
1983/84 6 26 N/A
1984/85 34 42 N/A
1985/86 6 31 N/A
1986/87 7 8 N/A
1987/88   31 N/A
1988/89 41 33 N/A
1989/90 12 13 N/A
1990/91 44 24
1991/92 4 53

WinsEdit

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 1980/81 21 February 1981     Thunder Bay Big Thunder K89 NH
2 1982/83 27 March 1983     Planica Bloudkova velikanka K120 LH
3 1983/84 17 December 1983     Lake Placid MacKenzie Intervale K86 NH
4 1985/86 7 December 1985     Thunder Bay Big Thunder K89 NH
5 8 December 1985     Thunder Bay Big Thunder K120 LH
6 1986/87 4 January 1987     Innsbruck Bergiselschanze K109 LH
7 25 January 1987     Sapporo Ōkurayama K115 LH
8 1987/88 26 March 1988     Planica Srednja Bloudkova K90 NH
9 27 March 1988     Planica Bloudkova velikanka K120 LH

ReferencesEdit

  • Primoz Ulaga at the International Ski Federation (listed as YUG nationality)
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Primož Ulaga". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.