The final jumping of the 68. Four Hills Tournament in Bischofshofen not only attracted 15,000 fans to the Paul Ausserleitner hill, but also more than 7 million people in front of the TV screens. The second round thus ended up at number 1 on the hit list of TV ratings.
The Epiphany jumping 2020 in Bischofshofen was hard to beat in terms of excitement. Everything remained open until the end. Dawid Kubacki, Marius Lindvik, Karl Geiger and Stefan Kraft competed for the overall tour victory, which was won by Dawid Kubacki from Poland, ahead of Marius Lindvik from Norway and Karl Geiger from Germany. In the second round, the number of viewers was as high as 7. 08 million, which corresponds to a market share of 30. 4 percent. This put the Vierschanzentournee at the top of the German quota charts, because even the Prime Time programme could not keep up with these figures on this day.
Austrian television sets were also excited. 1. 175 million people sat curiously in front of the screens and watched the exciting finale on ORF1.go back
At the first ski flying of the season in Bad Mitterndorf, Austria, Piotr Zyla and Stefan Kraft can secure the victories. Karl Geiger missed as the best German on both days only narrowly the podium.
With two great jumps Stephan Leyhe secured his first World Cup victory in front of his home audience in Willingen on Saturday. Marius Lindvik and Kamil Stoch are also convincing and finish second and third.
The ski jumping weekend in Sapporo (Japan) had a lot to offer. The first World Cup jumping competition on Saturday was won by Yukiya Sato and on Sunday Stefan Kraft could not be passed. Of the German athletes, Stephan Leyhe, with the longest jump of the whole competition, could call up his best performance and secured the 2nd place on Sunday.