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Franci Petek

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Franci Petek

Franci Petek (born 15 June 1971) is a Yugoslavian and later Slovenian former ski jumper.


At the 1991 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Val di Fiemme, Petek won a gold medal for Yugoslavia in the individual large hill. Petek's best finish at the Winter Olympics was 6th in the team large hill competition and 8th in the individual large hill at Albertville in 1992. He also finished 22nd in the 1990 Ski-flying World Championships and his only other victory was in an individual large hill competition at Engelberg, Switzerland in 1990.

Since 2000 he is married to Polona Kamenšek and they have three children. Professionally he works as geographer and together with Petra Majdič he is the co-ambassador of Planica.

World Cup


Season Overall SF 4H
1989-90 21 N/A 21
1990-91 11 11 17
1991-92 13 4
1992-93 21 13
1993-94 46 46
1994-95 20 15


No. Season Date Place Hill Size
1 1989-90 11 Feb 1990 Engelberg Gross-Titlis-Schanze K-120 LH


Olympic Games
Preceded by
Flagbearer for Slovenia
Albertville 1992
Succeeded by
Jure Košir
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