Piotr Zyla Polish Ski Jumping champion
As a final test for the upcoming 4-Hills-Tournament, the Polish athletes had their national championships on the large hill in Zakopane on Monday.
The title on the Wielka Krokiew went to Piotr Zyla. The 29-year-old from Wisla showed jumps of 127.5 m and 135.5 m and won with 273.4 points.
Dawid Kubacki finished second with his jumps of 124 m and 138 m, that earned him a total of 270.1 points. After 120 m in the first round, Maciej Kot had the longest jump of the day with 139 m in the final and took the third spot on the podium with 264.7 points.
Jan Ziobro came in fourth, followed by Stefan Hula and Klemens Muranka.
Double Olympic champion Kamil Stoch is suffering from a cold and did not take part in this competition.
Head coach Stefan Horngacher already announced his team for the 4-Hills-Tournament before Christmas. Kamil Stoch, Maciej Kot, Piotr Zyla, Dawid Kubacki, Stefan Hula, Jan Ziobro and Klemens Muranka will be participating in this big event.