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Severin Freund (born 11 May 1988) is a German ski jumper. He is a former FIS Ski Jumping World Cup champion, having won 2015 season and being the first German to win the World Cup since Martin Schmitt in 2000. As a member of the national team, Freund won the gold medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics and later became the 2015 World Champion on both the large hill and in the mixed team event.

Severin Freund
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Freund in Hinzenbach, 2015
Country  Germany
Born (1988-05-11) 11 May 1988 (age 30)
Freyung, West Germany
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Ski club WSV DJK Rastbüchl
Personal best 245 m (804 ft) National record
Vikersund, 15 February 2015
World Cup career
Seasons 20082017
Individual wins 22
Team wins 6
Indiv. podiums 53
Team podiums 19
Yellow bibs 13
Indiv. starts 194
Team starts 35
Overall titles 1 (2015)
Updated on 16 November 2017.

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CareerEdit

Having made his Continental Cup debut in December 2004, his best result is the victory from Lillehammer in September 2008. He won a gold medal in the team competition at the 2008 Junior World Ski Championships. He made his World Cup debut in December 2007 in Engelberg, and his best result before the 2011 season was a 12th place from Sapporo in January 2010.

On 29 December 2010, he reached the 6th place of the first event of the Four Hills Tournament in Oberstdorf. On 15 January 2011, he achieved his first ever World Cup victory at the first competition at Sapporo. In the same season, he won his first world championship medal finishing third with the team in the Team normal hill competition in Oslo. He finished seventh in the 2011 World Cup season.

World CupEdit

StandingsEdit

Season Overall 4H SF RA NT
2007/08 68 39 N/A N/A
2008/09 48 57 N/A
2009/10 42 60 31 N/A 39
2010/11 7 12 15 N/A N/A
2011/12 8 7 9 N/A N/A
2012/13 4 13 12 N/A N/A
2013/14   16 5 N/A N/A
2014/15   8   N/A N/A
2015/16     6 N/A N/A
2016/17 21 35 N/A

WinsEdit

No. Season Date Location Hill Size
1 2010/11 15 January 2011     Sapporo Ōkurayama HS134 (night) LH
2 30 January 2011     Willingen Mühlenkopfschanze HS145 LH
3 2012/13 24 November 2012     Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS100 (night) NH
4 1 December 2012     Kuusamo Rukatunturi HS142 (night) LH
5 2013/14 8 December 2013     Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS138 LH
6 26 February 2014     Falun Lugnet HS134 (night) LH
7 28 February 2014     Lahti Salpausselkä HS130 (night) LH
8 9 March 2014     Oslo Holmenkollbakken HS134 LH
9 21 March 2014     Planica Bloudkova velikanka HS139 LH
10 2014/15 14 December 2014     Nizhny Tagil Tramplin Stork HS134 (night) LH
11 10 January 2015     Tauplitz/Bad Mitterndorf Kulm HS225 FH
12 1 February 2015     Willingen Mühlenkopfschanze HS145 LH
13 7 February 2015     Titisee-Neustadt Hochfirstschanze HS142 LH
14 15 February 2015     Vikersund Vikersundbakken HS225 FH
15 10 March 2015     Kuopio Puijo HS100 (night) NH
16 12 March 2015     Trondheim Granåsen HS140 (night) LH
17 14 March 2015     Oslo Holmenkollbakken HS134 (night) LH
18 15 March 2015     Oslo Holmenkollbakken HS134 LH
19 2015/16 5 December 2015     Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS100 (night) NH
20 13 December 2015     Nizhny Tagil Tramplin Stork HS134 (night) LH
21 29 December 2015     Oberstdorf Schattenbergschanze HS137 (night) LH
22 2016/17 26 November 2016     Kuusamo/Ruka Rukatunturi HS142 (night) LH

Individual starts (194)Edit

Season 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Points
2007/08                                                       12
50 49 30 q 20 q q
2008/09                                                       36
26 42 44 38 29 47 42 38 q 42 18 28 39 24 25 36
2009/10                                               75
47 31 12 26 21 23 27 19 39 17 36 q
2010/11                                                     769
30 13 21 13 13 18 8 6 42 24 13 1 2 3 15 6 1 10 4 3 17 6
2011/12                                                     857
6 28 2 10 3 5 16 4 7 21 30 12 9 10 5 27 36 2 5 9 10 38 9 2 7 6
2012/13                                                       923
1 16 1 2 5 4 6 3 15 4 33 - 22 7 31 10 9 17 9 3 3 10 13 9 9
2013/14                                                         1303
28 6 7 1 5 8 48 20 10 32 15 10 4 12 13 6 2 2 1 1 2 2 7 1 1 2
2014/15                                                               1729
16 7 3 6 4 3 1 7 10 13 10 8 8 1 3 3 3 1 1 ds 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 4 7
2015/16                                                           1490
3 1 5 1 12 8 6 1 3 2 2 3 10 4 10 10 5 4 3 5 8 3 2 6 5 4 6 7
2016/17                                                       309
2 1 11 11 26 10 9 20 21

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