Hans Kleppen

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Hans Kleppen
Hans Kleppen in Lake Placid in 1932.jpeg
Medal record
Men's ski jumping
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1929 Zakopane Individual large hill

Hans Kleppen (March 16, 1907April 12, 2009[1]) was a Norwegian who was a ski jumper in the 1920s. He won a bronze medal at the 1929 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Zakopane.

Kleppen, from Bø i Telemark, became 100 years old in March 2007 and, having been part of the 1928 Winter Olympics, was Norway's oldest living Olympian.[2]

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  1. "sports-reference.com". Archived from the original on 2012-01-06. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  2. "100-åring fornyer lappens". Telemark. NRK. 2007-03-16. Retrieved 2007-12-10.

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