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List of famous ski jumpers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top ski jumpers in the world? This includes the most prominent ski jumpers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable ski jumpers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic ski jumpers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned ski jumpers.

List includes Peter Prevc, Mitja Mežnar, more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known ski jumpers to the lesser known ski jumpers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the ski jumper field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous ski jumpers ever?" and "What are the names of famous ski jumpers?" then you're in the right place. (277 items)

Sarah Hendrickson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Sarah Hendrickson Sarah Catherine Hendrickson is an American ski jumper who won the first ever women's Ski Jumping World Cup season in 2011–12 and finished runner-up in 2012–13.

Thomas Morgenstern is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Thomas Morgenstern Thomas Morgenstern is an Austrian former ski jumper. He is one of the most successful contemporary ski jumpers, having won the World Cup twice; the Four Hills Tournament and the Nordic ...more

Bigna Windmüller is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Bigna Windmüller Bigna Windmueller is a ski jumper.

Sara Takanashi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Sara Takanashi Sara Takanashi is a Japanese ski jumper who won two consecutive Ladies' FIS Ski Jumping World Cup overall titles in 2012–13 and 2013–14.

Anja Tepeš is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Anja Tepeš Anja Tepes is a ski jumper.

Sarah Pöppel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Sarah Pöppel

Yuki Ito is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Yuki Ito Yuki Ito is a Japanese ski jumper. Ito's debut in FIS Ski Jumping World Cup took place in February 2012 in Hinzenbach. Her individual best result is an 8th place. At the 2013 FIS Nordic World ...more

Maren Lundby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Maren Lundby Maren Lundby is a Norwegian ski jumper, who represents the club Kolbukameratene IL.

Ayumi Watase is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Ayumi Watase Ayumi Watase is a ski jumper.

Juha-Matti Ruuskanen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Juha-Matti Ruuskanen Juha-Matti Ruuskanen is a ski jumper.

Maja Vtič is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Maja Vtič Maja Vtič is a Slovenian ski jumper, who represents the club SD Zabrdje. She lives in Mirna, central Slovenia. In 2007, she won bronze at the Junior World Ski Championship in Tarvisio, Italy. ...more

Matti Hautamäki is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Matti Hautamäki Matti Antero Hautamäki is a Finnish former ski jumper. He is one of Finland's most successful ski jumpers, having won sixteen FIS Ski Jumping World Cup events, multiple medals at the Ski ...more

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Lisa Demetz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Lisa Demetz Lisa Demetz is an Italian ski jumper, who represents as a military athlete the C.S. Esercito. Demetz, born in Bolzano, made her debut in the Continental Cup, the highest level in women's ski ...more

Trevor Morrice is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Trevor Morrice Trevor Morrice is a Canadian ski jumper who has competed since 2006. At the 2010 Winter Olympics, he finished 12th in the team large hill, 51st in the individual normal hill, at Sochi 2014 ...more

Sabrina Windmüller is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Sabrina Windmüller Sabrina Windmüller is a female Swiss ski jumper. Sabrina Windmüller is the first champion in Women's World Cup ski jumping. She took 1st place in World Cup on 7 January 2012 in ...more

Urša Bogataj is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Urša Bogataj Urša Bogataj is a Slovenian female ski jumper. Her World Cup debut was on 3 December 2011 in Lillehammer, Norway.

Ulrike Gräßler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Ulrike Gräßler Ulrike Gräßler is a German ski jumper who has competed since 2003. She won a silver medal in the inaugural women's ski jumping event at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 in ...more

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Nicholas Alexander is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Nicholas Alexander Nicholas "Nick" Alexander is an American ski jumper from Lebanon, New Hampshire, who has competed internationally since 2007. He is a member of the US Men's Ski Jumping Team and he is ...more

MacKenzie Boyd-Clowes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
MacKenzie Boyd-Clowes Mackenzie Boyd-Clowes is a Canadian ski jumper who has competed on the World Cup level since 2009. He holds the Canadian ski jumping distance record of 205.0 metres which he jumped in Harrachov ...more

Peter Frenette is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Peter Frenette Peter Frenette is an American ski jumper who has competed since 2009. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, he finished 11th in the team large hill, 32nd in the individual large hill, and ...more

Simona Senoner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Simona Senoner Simona Senoner was a cross-country racer and ski jumper from Italy.

Svenja Würth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Svenja Würth Svenja Würth is a female German ski jumper.

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Eva Logar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Eva Logar Eva Logar is a ski jumper.

Janne Ahonen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Janne Ahonen Janne Petteri Ahonen is a Finnish ski jumper.

Julia Kykkänen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Julia Kykkänen Julia Kykkänen is a Finnish ski jumper. She was the first Finnish female ski jumper to compete in World Championships, during the 2009 Nordic World Ski Championships in Liberec, Czech

Elena Runggaldier is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Elena Runggaldier Elena Runggaldier is an Italian ski jumper and Nordic combined skier, who represents G.S. Fiamme Gialle.

Peter Prevc is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Peter Prevc Peter Prevc is a Slovenian ski jumper competing at World Cup level. He won a silver and a bronze medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics, a silver and a bronze at the 2013 Nordic World Ski ...more

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Simon Ammann is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Simon Ammann Simon Ammann is a Swiss ski jumper and double Olympic Champion at both the 2002 and 2010 Winter Olympics.

Gregor Schlierenzauer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Gregor Schlierenzauer Gregor Schlierenzauer, is an Austrian ski jumper. He began his senior career in 2005–06 with one win and three additional podiums in the Ski Jumping Grand Prix, and made his World Cup debut in ...more

Mitja Mežnar is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Mitja Mežnar Mitja Mežnar is a Slovenian ski jumper who has competed since 2003. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, he finished eighth in the team large hill and 29th in the individual large hill ...more

Robert Kranjec is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Robert Kranjec Robert Kranjec is a Slovenian ski jumper.

Primož Peterka is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Primož Peterka Primož Peterka is a Slovenian former ski jumper. During his career he won fifteen World Cup events and two consecutive World Cup titles, making him the third most successful Slovenian winter ...more

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Jernej Damjan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Jernej Damjan Jernej Damjan is a Slovenian ski jumper. He won a bronze medal in the team normal hill event at the 2005 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Oberstdorf and finished 28th in the individual ...more

Roar Ljøkelsøy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Roar Ljøkelsøy Roar Ljøkelsøy is a Norwegian former ski jumper.

Daniela Iraschko-Stolz is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Daniela Iraschko-Stolz Daniela Iraschko-Stolz is an Austrian ski jumper. In 2014–15 she became the winner of the fourth World Cup season for women. On 29 January 2003, she was the first woman to fly over 200 metres, ...more

Tomáš Zmoray is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Tomáš Zmoray Tomáš Zmoray is a Slovak ski jumper who has competed since 2005. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, he finished 42nd in the individual normal hill and 43rd in the individual large ...more

Taylor Henrich is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Taylor Henrich Taylor Henrich is a ski jumper.

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Andreas Kofler is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Andreas Kofler Andreas Kofler is an Austrian ski jumper, competing for the Austrian Ski Federation.

Noriaki Kasai is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Noriaki Kasai Noriaki Kasai is a Japanese ski jumper. Kasai holds many World Cup records, including those for individual starts, team starts, and the most seasons performing in the World Cup. He has competed ...more

Wolfgang Loitzl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Wolfgang Loitzl Wolfgang "Wuff" Loitzl is an Austrian former ski jumper who competed from 1997 to 2014. He won seven medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with six golds and one bronze. He ...more

Kazuyoshi Funaki is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Kazuyoshi Funaki Kazuyoshi Funaki is a Japanese ski jumper. He ranked among the most successful sportsmen of its discipline, particularly in the 1990s. Funaki is known for his special variant of the V-style, in ...more

Takanobu Okabe is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Takanobu Okabe Takanobu Okabe is a Japanese former ski jumper who competed in the ski jumping World Cup from 1990 to 2014. His debut World Cup performance was on December 16, 1989 in Sapporo and at the moment ...more

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Primoz Pikl is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Primoz Pikl Primož Pikl is a Slovenian ski jumper who has competed since 2002. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, he finished eighth in the team large hill and 24th in the individual normal hill ...more

Anders Bardal is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Anders Bardal Anders Bardal is a Norwegian former ski jumper who competed from 2001 to 2015.

Coline Mattel is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Coline Mattel Coline Mattel is a French ski jumper At the 2014 Winter Olympics she won a bronze medal becoming the first French ski jumping Olympic medalist. In World Championships in Oslo 2011 she took 3rd ...more

Tom Hilde is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Tom Hilde Tom Hilde, is a Norwegian ski jumper who has competed since 2005. Having first competed with the Norwegian World Cup team in 2006, he won two silver medals in the team large hill event at the ...more

Carina Vogt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Carina Vogt Carina Vogt is a ski jumper.

Adam Małysz is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Adam Małysz Adam Henryk Małysz is a Polish former ski jumper. The most important of Małysz's successes are 4 individual Olympic Games medals, 4 individual World Championships gold medals, 4 individual World ...more

Anders Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Anders Jacobsen Anders Jacobsen is a Norwegian ski jumper, representing Ringkollen Skiklubb, and the youngest Norwegian to have won the Four Hills Tournament. He has competed since 2003.

Špela Rogelj is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Ski Jumpers
Špela Rogelj Špela Rogelj is a Slovenian ski jumper.