Katharina Althaus

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Katharina Althaus
Katharina Althaus Hinzenbach2014.jpg
Althaus in Hinzenbach, 2014
CountryGermany
Born (1996-05-23) 23 May 1996 (age 24)
Oberstdorf, Germany
Height1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Ski clubSC 1906 Oberstdorf
Personal best139.5 m (458 ft)
Lillehammer, 3 December 2017
World Cup career
Seasons 2012–present
Individual wins7
Team wins2
Indiv. podiums29
Team podiums2
Indiv. starts138
Team starts6
Updated on 12 March 2020.

Katharina Althaus (born 23 May 1996) is a German ski jumper who has competed at World Cup level since the 2011/12 season. She finished runner-up in the 2017/18 season overall standings, and won an individual silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Career

She made her World Cup debut in the 2011/12 season. She became the mixed team ski jumping world champion together with her German team mates Carina Vogt, Richard Freitag, and Severin Freund in Falun at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2015. [1] She took her first World Cup win on 12 February 2017 in Ljubno. [2]

World Championship results

YearNormal hillTeam NHMixed team
2013 32
2015 17 1
2017 8
2019 2 1 1

World Cup

Standings

SeasonOverallL3RABB
2011/12 28N/AN/AN/A
2012/13 22N/AN/AN/A
2013/14 13N/AN/AN/A
2014/15 9N/AN/AN/A
2015/16 12N/AN/AN/A
2016/17 4N/AN/AN/A
2017/18 Silver medal icon.svgGold medal icon.svgN/AN/A
2018/19 Silver medal icon.svgGold medal icon.svgSilver medal icon.svgBronze medal icon.svg
2019/20 5N/A4N/A

Wins

No.SeasonDateLocationHillSize
1 2016/17 12 February 2017   Flag of Slovenia.svg Ljubno Savina Ski Jumping Center HS95NH
2 2017/18 2 December 2017   Flag of Norway.svg Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS98 (night)NH
33 December 2017   Flag of Norway.svg Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS140LH
43 March 2018   Flag of Romania.svg Râșnov Trambulina Valea Cărbunări HS97NH
5 2018/19 2 December 2018   Flag of Norway.svg Lillehammer Lysgårdsbakken HS140LH
615 December 2018   Flag of France.svg Prémanon Les Tuffes HS90NH
716 December 2018   Flag of France.svg Prémanon Les Tuffes HS90NH

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References

  1. "German mixed team takes Gold in Falun". International Ski Federation. 22 February 2015. Archived from the original on 3 December 2015. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  2. "German podium sweep in Ljubno". International Ski Federation. 12 February 2017. Archived from the original on 13 February 2018. Retrieved 12 February 2017.