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Ski jumping takes precision, coordination, and a lot of bravery, so these ski jumping greats deserve recognition for making it to the Olympics. The famous ski jumping event is a staple of the winter games and these Olympians are all regarded as some of the toughest athletes to have ever competed. Almost every one of these historic ski jumping Olympians have taken home a medal, which is why they've earned a spot on this list. However, only one jumper can be deemed the best. Vote for the most outstanding jumpers below to help make tht decision. 

In addition to jumpers like Matti Hautamäki and Thomas Morgenstern, you'll find up and coming Olympians like Andreas Wellinger and Sara Takanashi on this list. Help answer the question, "Who is the best ski jumping competitor of all time?" 

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361 80
Adam Małysz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Adam Małysz Poland

2
291 68
Kamil Stoch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Kamil Stoch Poland

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540 174
Katharina Althaus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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551 182
Robert Johansson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Robert Johansson Norway

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276 97
Sara Takanashi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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284 105
Andreas Wellinger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Andreas Wellinger Germany

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113 77
Simon Ammann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Simon Ammann Switzerland

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101 67
Noriaki Kasai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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96 74
Janne Ahonen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Janne Ahonen Finland

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76 61
Gregor Schlierenzauer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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62 60
Thomas Morgenstern is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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67 72
Peter Prevc is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Peter Prevc Slovenia

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29 27
Stefan Hula, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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37 38
Jens Weißflog is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
julian-matthias added Jens Weißflog Germany

The Best Ski Movies

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33 37
Sven Hannawald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
julian-matthias added Sven Hannawald Germany

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41 48
Martin Schmitt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Martin Schmitt Germany

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32 38
Kazuyoshi Funaki is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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38 48
Matti Hautamäki is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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23 29
Roar Ljøkelsøy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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41 55
Primož Peterka is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Primož Peterka Slovenia

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26 34
Anders Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

The Most Obnoxious Athletes

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10 11
Johann André Forfang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Johann André Forfang

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19 25
Martin Koch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Martin Koch Austria

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8 9
Maren Lundby is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Maren Lundby Norway

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16 22
Anders Bardal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Anders Bardal Norway

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3 3
Stefan Kraft is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
ZacharyWilliams added Stefan Kraft Austria

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12 17
Dieter Thoma is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
julian-matthias added Dieter Thoma Germany

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30 45
Robert Kranjec is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Robert Kranjec Slovenia

The Best Ski Resorts in the World

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21 32
Tom Hilde is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Tom Hilde Norway

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22 34
Bjørn Einar Romøren is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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7 11
Eddie

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7 11
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Steve Young United States of America

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16 25
Daiki Ito is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Daiki Ito Japan

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14 22
Severin Freund is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
julian-matthias added Severin Freund Germany, West Germany

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12 19
Tommy Ingebrigtsen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Razvan Peter Nemes added Tommy Ingebrigtsen Norway

The Weirdest Sports from Around the World

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12 19
Łukasz Rutkowski is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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18 29
Sigurd Pettersen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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4 8
Tom Brady is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Tom Brady United States of America

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12 22
Krzysztof Miętus is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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15 27
Andreas Kofler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Andreas Kofler Austria

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12 24
Takanobu Okabe is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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7 16
MacKenzie Boyd-Clowes is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
MacKenzie Boyd-Clowes Canada

The Best Ski Resorts in Europe

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9 21
Anders Johnson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Anders Johnson United States of America

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9 21
Dimitry Vassiliev is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Dimitry Vassiliev Russia, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic

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11 25
Wolfgang Loitzl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Wolfgang Loitzl Austria

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11 25
Jernej Damjan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Jernej Damjan Slovenia

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8 20
Jakub Janda is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Jakub Janda Slovenia

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8 20
Michael Neumayer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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5 15
David Lazzaroni is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping

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9 22
Janne Happonen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Ski Jumping
Janne Happonen Finland