Tomislav Čižmešija

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Tomislav Čižmešija
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Country represented Croatia
SFR Yugoslavia
Born (1968-08-31) 31 August 1968 (age 51)
Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia

Tomislav Čižmešija (born 31 August 1968) is a Croatian retired figure skater who competed internationally for both Croatia and SFR Yugoslavia. He was Croatia's flag bearer in the opening ceremony of the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, the nation's first Olympic appearance since gaining independence in 1991. Čižmešija placed 29th in men's singles. [1] He is an ISU judge and international referee. [2]

He is the brother of Željka Čižmešija, [3] who competed in ladies' singles for Croatia at the 1992 Olympics.


Olympics 29th
Worlds 26th24th28th27th39th39th
Europeans 21st16th21st17th20th17th23rd33rd

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  1. "Tomislav Čižmešija". Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.
  2. "Communication No. 1812: List of Referees, Judges, Technical Controllers, Technical Specialists, Data & Replay Operators 2013/14 for Single & Pair Skating, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating" (PDF). International Skating Union. 8 October 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on 22 March 2014.
  3. "Međunarodno priznanje HOO-a" [International recognition of Croatian Olympic Committee] (in Croatian). Croatian Radiotelevision. 17 January 2014. Archived from the original on 22 March 2014.
Awards and achievements
Winter Olympics
Preceded by
Flagbearer for Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia
Albertville 1992
Succeeded by
Vedran Pavlek